Keyword: April meeting
Hi all we will be holding our April 25th meeting online again. Lisa will send out a GoToMeeting Invite in the next couple of days. if you have not gotten a link (all members should get one. Then please let us know.
This month Larry Schardt will be our presenter. If you haven’t heard Larry speak you will be in store for a real treat. His bio is listed below.
Our topic will be: FROM ASPIRING WRITER TO EMPOWERED AUTHOR…POWERFUL TOOLS TO ENHANCE YOUR WRITING SUCCESS AND ROCK YOUR LIFE
LARRY SCHARDT BIO
Have you ever dreamed of living a lifetime of success and happiness? Larry Schardt motivates and encourages audiences to fulfill their dreams and accomplish extraordinary success. Schardt is recognized as the happiness and success expert.
Dr. Schardt has toured the country motivating audiences from all 50 states and US Territories. Larry creates an atmosphere of fun and levity by sharing stories of life and triumph over adversity. Larry helps you “Rock Your World” to achieve life’s rewards.
Larry overcame adversity and the constant threat of losing his childhood home to foreclosure. At the age of 8, he began doing odd jobs to help support and raise his eight brothers and sisters. Larry survived violence perpetuated by an unemployed manically depressed father while he, his mother, and siblings worked to keep the family afloat.
For over 30 years Larry has studied success and happiness. As a trainer and teacher, he hones his craft to help you achieve a world of happiness. Larry’s love of people, rock ‘n’ roll, and all that is good, good, good is evident in all that he does.
Larry has a master’s degree in Extension Education and Communication and a PhD in Extension Education with a minor in Instructional Systems Design. He is a professor at Penn State and has also taught at Pitt, University of the Virgin Islands, and Dickinson College. Larry also has a scholarship fund at University of Pittsburgh at Bradford to help students further their educational pursuits.
Dr. Schardt has won multiple awards in writing contests for his inspirational stories about overcoming hardships. He also has stories in “Chicken Soup for the Soul: Find Your Happiness” and “Chicken Soup for the Soul:The Power of Gratitude.” His most recent publication is one of our hometown stars, “James Connor: The Triumphs of a Football Hero.”