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Sound Discipline, , Seattle, Washington 98103
2067821595; ; Website
Services Offered: ParentNet Forum/Local Speaker, Parenting Education, Faculty/Staff Continuing Education, Strategic Planning, National Speaker, Other Specialties
Background: Sound Discipline is a 501 c 3 non profit that teaches people to do the right thing when no one is looking. We build democracy from the ground up by teaching the skills to create equity and dignity in our communities.
Staff Credentials: Jody McVittie, MD is the executive director. She is a licensed physician, Positive Discipline Lead Trainer and ICF credentialed coach. The rest of the team are Positive Discipline trainers and certified educators.


Mikki St. Germain , Certified Dr. Sears L.E.A.N Coach , Marietta, Georgia 30062
678-398-9511;
Services Offered: ParentNet Trainer, ParentNet Forum/Local Speaker, Parenting Education, Faculty/Staff Continuing Education, Strategic Planning, National Speaker, Other Specialties
Background: I am certified through Dr. Sears L.E.A.N program. which is developed by world renowned pediatrician and author Dr. Bill Sears. Dr. Sears L.E.A.N program offers a series of workshops and seminars for parents on Lifestyle, Exercise, Attitude and Nutrition for their children.
Education/Credentials: Certified Health Coach; Dr. William Sears Cerified Life Coach, Dr. Shad Helmstetter


Willie Stevens , Owner/Director
Steve West Ltd., Winston-Salem, North Carolina 27105

336-391-3421;
Services Offered: ParentNet Trainer, ParentNet Forum/Local Speaker, Parenting Education, Faculty/Staff Continuing Education, Strategic Planning, Certified Parent Coach, National Speaker, Other Specialties
Background: I developed "The Empowerment Modeling" for educating school officials and parents concern with parent's advocacy in education.
Education/Credentials: A.A. in Psychology - Spartanburg Methodist College B.S. in Psychology - Wofford College Ph.D. in General Psychology - Kennedy Western University; Author - "An Analysis of Recidivism of Violent Behavior in an Elementary School"


Lea Stublarec , Parent Coach , Palo Alto, California 94301
650-248-5056; ; Website
Services Offered: ParentNet Forum/Local Speaker, Parenting Education, Certified Parent Coach, National Speaker
Background: I am a social worker and certified parent coach with over 20 years of experience working with families....however my most challenging job ever was raising my gifted daughters. My goal is to help support parents of gifted girls in dealing with the challenge (and joys!) of nurturing female genius in today's culture.
Education/Credentials: MSW, PCI-Certified Parent Coach, SENG-certified group facilator


Successful Innovations, INC, , Lynchburg, Virginia 24502
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Services Offered: ParentNet Trainer, ParentNet Forum/Local Speaker, Parenting Education, Faculty/Staff Continuing Education, Strategic Planning, National Speaker, Other Specialties
Background: We specialize in interactive parent involvement resources to make it easier for parents to support their child's education. Our resources are great for parent workshops, home visits, and parent resource centers.
Staff Credentials: Our staff are former educators: teachers and principals withe extensive experience in education and working with parents.


Cheri Sullivan , Director
NH Connections, Amherst, New Hampshire 03031

6036624130;
Services Offered: ParentNet Trainer, ParentNet Forum/Local Speaker, Parenting Education, Faculty/Staff Continuing Education, Strategic Planning, Certified Parent Coach, National Speaker, Other Specialties
Background: I have my MA in Counseling and Graduate work in special education. My focus is children with disabilities. I like to focus on how costs can be reduced by the work of parent/community/school partnerships. I teach parents and schools how to make the most of their community to improve results for children with disabilities.
Education/Credentials: MA Counseling Graduate work in Special Education 30+ hours


L. Elaine Sutton Mbionwu CCHP, Independent Consultant/Trainer
Covenant Collaborative Consulting & Training, Tucker, Georgia 30084

770-771-4707;
Services Offered: Parenting Education, National Speaker
Background: Specialized Interest Area(s) Training/Technical Assistance/Consultation 1. Families impacted by incarceration 2. Single-parent Engagement 3. Parental Engagement Services Provided 1. Research and Evaluation of Parental Engagement Programs 2. Grant Writing 3. Parental Engagement Collaboration Partnership Development (faith/community-based organizations) 4. Focus Groups
Education/Credentials: Morehouse School of Medicine Louis W. Sullivance National Center for Primary Care Executive Faculty Development Program Atlanta, GA - November 2007 - May 2008 93 CMEs - 5 month accelerated program Graduation 5/08) Course of Study: Clinical Teaching Program Public Health Focus) National Commission on Correctional Health Care Chicago, IL US Certification - 6/2003 – Present Certified Correctional Health Professional


Deborah Talley M.Ed., Executive Director
Integral Opportunities Corporation, Los Angeles, California 90047

323 365 6688;
Services Offered: Parenting Education, Faculty/Staff Continuing Education, National Speaker, Other Specialties
Background: I specialize in identifying and empowering individuals to honor their inherent gifts and those of others. My career in mentoring and coaching spans more than two decades. I have worked in: the classroom as a teacher, the training department in corporate America, coordinated GATE (Gifted and Talented Education) Programs, consulted parents, and mentored teachers. I am the founder and director of a faith-based nonprofit organization, which mentors at-risk, underserved youth.
Education/Credentials: Master's Degree in Education Curriculum and Instructional Design, Bachelor's Degree in Business Management, Certified Trainer, Certified Sexual Assualt Hotline Counselor.


Nita Talwar , Certified Parent Coach, Parent Educator, Expat Coach
Peak Experience Parenting, Seattle, Washington 98112

(206) 257-5525; ; Website
Services Offered: Parenting Education, Faculty/Staff Continuing Education, Certified Parent Coach, Other Specialties
Background: I am the mother of 2 lovely children who were born prematurely. I earned my Masters level Parent Coach Certification through the Parent Coaching Institute and Seattle Pacific University. I work with parents one on one, in small groups as well as conduct parent education workshops. I have lived in the United States, Netherlands, and India. I understand the challenges faced with families that are globally mobile and in inter-cultural relations.
Education/Credentials: PCI Certified Parent Coach, Certified in Gloria DeGaetano's Brain Compatible Parenting System, Bachelor of Science from Kent State University, member of Expat Coach Association, speaker for Families in Global Transition, member of Diversity and Building Community board committee at an independent school


The RESPECT Alliance, , Cheltenham, Pennsylvania 19012
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Services Offered: ParentNet Trainer, ParentNet Forum/Local Speaker, Parenting Education, Faculty/Staff Continuing Education, National Speaker, Other Specialties
Background: The RESPECT Alliance, founded by Connie Grier, is an associated group of highly-experienced, like-minded educators who share an enthusiasm for respectful collaboration with parents and community stakeholders. Services Provided Include: Professional Development on Educational Issues ( Home Supports for Students, PSSA and other state mandated testing strategies, FASFA and Scholarship assistance, Healthy Habits, etc.) E-Consultations Spirit lifting Parent Events in Community locations
Staff Credentials: The RESPECT Alliance is comprised of educator advocates that each have over fifteen years experience in urban and suburban school districts, along with ancillary partners: Elementary School Specialist Middle School and Curriculum Specialist Parent/Student Advocacy Specialist Special Education Specialists Discipline/Climate Specialist


Dr. Dwayne B. Thomas Ph.D., Executive Director & Chief Learning Officer
AT Davis Foundation, Gurnee, Illinois 60031

708-829-7528; ; Website
Services Offered: ParentNet Trainer, ParentNet Forum/Local Speaker, Parenting Education, Faculty/Staff Continuing Education, Strategic Planning, Certified Parent Coach, National Speaker, Other Specialties
Background: I am an independent consultant and University Professor with 25+ years of experience in educational leadership and organizational development. Since 1998, I have directed the AT Davis Foundation, an educational foundation supporting parents, teachers, school leaders, and other professionals. Our programming and research focus is on Parents Uniting for Leadership and Success in Education (PULSE). PULSE recognizes parents as the 'heartbeat' of our schools and communities. How is the PULSE of your community?
Education/Credentials: Doctor of Philosophy of Education (Educational & Sports Leadership), Master of Arts in Education (Admnistration & Coaching), Bachelor of Arts in Education (Teaching K-12)


Gwen Thomas Ms, Key Speaker/Trainer
Fresh Perspectives Speaking & Seminars, Inc., Southfield, Michigan 48076

248.372-7072;
Services Offered: ParentNet Trainer, ParentNet Forum/Local Speaker, Parenting Education, Faculty/Staff Continuing Education, Strategic Planning, National Speaker, Other Specialties
Background: Successful in assisting my son gaining over $250,000.00 in scholarships as a result of his major, volunteerism, focus and career objectives. Developed best practices for to help parents target scholarships and build children with character and conviction.
Education/Credentials: BA-Political Science, Communications MBA-Marketing


TLA, Inc., , Huntsville, AL, Alabama 35803
256-883-7005;
Services Offered: ParentNet Forum/Local Speaker, Parenting Education, Faculty/Staff Continuing Education, Strategic Planning, National Speaker, Other Specialties
Background: TLA, Inc., Home of the Literacy Ambassador, offers passion, practicality and a research basis for each workshop or training offered. Expertise in literacy development and parent involvement in same plus school readiness for preschool children is the core of our service. The President is author of numerous online and print articles for families.
Staff Credentials: Cathy Puett Miller, President of TLA, Inc., is an educational children's literacy consultant (training parents AND teachers) with over 12 years of experience. Her library science degree from Florida State Univ. is combined with extensive research and "in the classroom experience" in emergent literacy and children's and family literacy.


Monica Tunnell , Parent Educator
Camp Otto Retreat Center, Cloverdale, Indiana 46120

765-795-4595; ; Website
Services Offered: ParentNet Trainer, ParentNet Forum/Local Speaker, Parenting Education, National Speaker
Background: I have served as a parent educator and parent retreat facilitator for many years. I own and operate a retreat center which focuses on family effectiveness and leadership programs. I coach parents via telephone, as well as in person either through retreats, workshops, or one-on-one sessions. I also conduct effectiveness workshops that assist parents in working with their children regarding school and extracurricular activities.
Education/Credentials: B.A., Social Sciences with a concentration in Psychology and Sociology.


United Communities to Advance our Neighborhoods, Inc. (UCAN), , Russell, Kentucky 41169
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Services Offered: ParentNet Forum/Local Speaker, Strategic Planning, National Speaker, Other Specialties
Background: We are a very small non-profit organization offering workshops on Parenting, Parent Engagement, student, parent and teacher Advocacy and Leadership, etc. Our organization has also provided workshops on Employability Skills and provide scholarships, a summer camp and community support. We offer services here in the Tri-State of KY, OH, WV but can travel periodically. I am the lead presenter but can staff by the job. My background is in Gifted Education, STEM, Teacher Effectiveness, Advocacy.
Staff Credentials: Brenda Martin was parent panelist on NBC’s Education Nation for Parenting Magazine’s Mom Congress; White House “Champions of Change”; Knowledge Universe Education Achievement Award honoree; District PTA President; Education Commissioner’s Teacher Effectiveness committee; Institute for Parent Leadership; MBA. Robert Pleasant-Director, Student Services OUSC; Founder, Operation Be Proud.


Jose Antonio Velazquez , Latino Parent Involvement Bilingual Specialist , El Paso, Texas 79912
915-504-9899;
Services Offered: ParentNet Trainer, ParentNet Forum/Local Speaker, Parenting Education, Faculty/Staff Continuing Education, Strategic Planning, National Speaker, Other Specialties
Background: Throughout my career as a Bilingual/ESL educator and high school principal, I have had the privilege of working with Latin American immigrant families as they look for ways to best help their children succeed in school and life. As the former Director of the Hispanic Family Learning Institute at the National Center for Family Literacy, I have led parent involvement discussions and trainings at the local, state, and national levels.
Education/Credentials: Currently completing a Ph.D. in Teaching, Learning, and Culture at UT El Paso, M.Ed. Instructional Specialist in Bilingual/ESL, B.A. Anthropology, Certified to teach PK - 6 General Elementary and PK - 6 Bilingual/ESL, Certified as K - 12 Mid-Management Principal.


Susan Wais , Parent Educator , La Jolla, California 92037
619.306.6193;
Services Offered: Parenting Education
Background: I am a bilingual parent educator. I have taught parent education workshops in Spanish and English in the San Diego Unified School District for the last three years. The workshops cover topics such as discipline, communication, sibling rivalry and dealing with anger.
Education/Credentials: Ph.D. Psychology M.A. Family Therapy B.A. Intercultural Education


Jacqueline Williams , Independent Training Consultant
Williams Consulting, Inc., Alexandria, Virginia 22304

202 832-4400 ext. 5484;
Services Offered: ParentNet Trainer, ParentNet Forum/Local Speaker, Faculty/Staff Continuing Education, Strategic Planning, National Speaker
Background: I am a veteran trainer with 19 years experience. I have designed workshop and seminars for parents, community stakeholders, local government and school professionals in New York, Virginia and the District of Columbia. Topics include Parent Leadership, At Risk Youth and Families, Conflict Resolution, Anger Management, Effective Communication, Cooperation and Negotiation, Goal Setting and Time Management and Issues We Face as Parents of Children with Special Needs.
Education/Credentials: M.Ed., Education and Human Development, George Washington University, Doctoral Candidate, George Washington University, Licensed Early Childhood Special Educator, Virginia


T. Kelly Williams , CEO/Trainer/SPED Consultant
The Olivia Center for Developmental Disabilities, LLC , Atlanta, Georgia 30253

770-899-5311;
Services Offered: ParentNet Trainer, ParentNet Forum/Local Speaker, Strategic Planning, National Speaker
Background: I have extensive experience in teaching, training and facilitation, instructional design, career coaching, resume writing, and educational consulting.
Education/Credentials: Bachelor's degree in Early Childhood Education Certification in Instructional Design & Technology specializing in Training & Performance Improvement Certification in Early Childhood Education Certification in Special Education General Curriculum


Sharon Youngman , Parent Educator and Coach
Good Parents, GREAT Kids, New York, New York 10023

6197437171; ; Website
Services Offered: ParentNet Trainer, ParentNet Forum/Local Speaker, Parenting Education, Faculty/Staff Continuing Education, Strategic Planning, Certified Parent Coach, National Speaker
Background: I am a firm believer that everyone benefits when time is invested in elevating parenting skills. It is my #1 goal to help parents set out on a path with knowledge and vision. I hope parents begin to see parent education as an essential component of the their role. We encourage people in every career to seek professional growth, and there is no more important job than the one that calls us mom or dad.
Education/Credentials: Masters in Early Childhood Education Certified Life Coach


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