Gina is the Office Manager for Eden Florist & Gift Baskets, Copyright Assistant to Heidi Richards and Associate Editor for WE Magazine for Women. She is responsible for putting the magazine together including layout, linking, and formatting the finished product. She is a detail oriented person who loves to see a project come to life and enjoys contributing her expertise to the overall goals of the organizations.
WINE & TRAVEL EDITOR. Wendy is an international travel writer, a published author of mysteries and of children’s books, and co-owner of a wine, food, and beer blog and business. She is a member of International Food Wine and Travel Writers Association.
Check out her travel blog at www.travelsandescapes.net and her food and wine blog at www.forkscorksandbrews.com.
WEALTH EDITOR – Suzannah is Financial Services Professional Agent, New York Life Insurance Company. Suzannah L. Richards, CLU®, LUTCF, is a Financial Services Professional with New York Life Insurance Company in Sunrise, Florida. As a New York Life insurance agent, and a Registered Representative of NYLIFE Securities LLC of South Florida, Suzannah is a trained professional who works with her clients to help identify their financial needs, goals and dreams and then determines which insurance and financial products can best help meet their objectives. For additional information, visit her website: suzannahrichards.nylagents.com or Facebook: MyOceanWealth/. You may also contact Suzannah L. Richards at 954-895-8980.
FOOD & ENTERTAINING EDITOR – The Brazilian-born, business owner has combined her business expertise and food interest with Mano Calambichis, her husband and business partner, restaurant and people experience; leading to the acquisition of BIGCHEF in 2003. Rosana is the author of two books: The Ultimate Appetizer and The Ultimate Feast. Her passion for dining extends beyond work to her personal life, making entertaining guests a favorite pastime.
LUXE EDITOR – “The Luxe List” Executive Editor Merilee Kern scours the luxury marketplace for exemplary travel experiences, extraordinary events, and notable products and services. She is a good life connoisseur who keeps her finger on the pulse of the luxury marketplace in search of new and innovative must-haves and exemplary experiences at all price points – the affordable to the extreme. The best of the best across all product, service and travel categories are detailed in her exclusive column “The Luxe List” that reaches millions of affluent consumers each month through multiple print and online syndication channels. Merilee reports on glam gifts, gets and getaways of interest as well as notable “happenings” – those society events, grand openings, launch parties and such where the A-listers lurk…and that make localized luxury scenes tick. She may be reached online at www.LuxeListReviews.com
“Ask Dr Julie!” HEALTH EDITOR – Dr. Julie T. Chen, M.D. an integrative medicine physician who is board-certified in internal medicine and is also fellowship-trained and board-certified in integrative medicine. She has her own medical practice in San Jose, CA, is the medical director of corporation wellness at several Silicon Valley-based corporations, is on several medical expert panels of websites as well as non-profit organizations, is a recurring monthly columnist for several national magazines, and has been featured in radio, TV, newspaper, and magazine interviews. She incorporates many types of healing modalities into her practice including, but is not limited to, medical acupuncture, Chinese scalp acupuncture, clinical hypnotherapy, strain-counterstrain osteopathic manipulations, and biofeedback. To learn more about Dr. Julie, you can check out her website at www.makinghealthyez.com.
EARTHWISE EDITOR. Bea Joined our team in September of 2007. Bea Kunz, owns and operates Sage Hill Farms. A Sustainable farm project that grew out of Bea’s desire to return to her childhood roots of living on a farm, and her growing concern for our earth and our food sources. Bea has farming roots that span generations. Along with her recent study and training under a Master Gardener and Herbalist she has undertaken the Sage Hill Farms project with dedication and a determination to make her part of the earth a healthier place to live and to pass on to the next generation.
Bea also works in the area of teaching others how to live and practice a sustainable lifestyle.
Amy Kay Cole, PhD, is a tenured professor of psychology who owns a private practice in the Midwest. She has published extensively in professional journals. Anne Laptin, MS, LCSW, was trained at Columbia University and is a sought after psychotherapist in Southern California. Twin Candor provides a frank, candid take on the issues psychotherapists see daily. We are identical twins, a PhD trained psychology professor and an Ivy League trained social worker, with thriving private practices in different parts of the country. Providing psychotherapy is our life’s work, and we are excited to share our insights and advice. Check us out at twincandor.com and follow us on Instagram and Facebook.
Gail M. Carter is Founder and CEO of LightShift360. She is a speaker author and leadership and personal development coach and consultant. She creates programs and strategies for individuals and businesses so that they can develop great leaders, make a difference in the world and ensure maximum productivity through engaged employees. Gail has traveled to 15 countries and four continents, and actively participates in the international volunteer trips. She held management positions in engineering, project and business management during her 16-year career at Fortune 500 companies and global charities. She holds an M.B.A in Business Administration, M.A. in Sustainable International Development and a B.S. in Civil Engineering. She was the recipient of the “Woman to Watch” Award for leadership and volunteerism.
A wellness and e-business coach, she recently retired from the University of Maryland University College, where she taught Learning Strategies and Professional Business Writing. Zenobia considers herself a life-long learner. She states that she thrives when she is able to impact another’s life, to help them thrive. One of Zenobia’s interests lies in promoting awareness regarding the dangers of toxic chemicals found in many of our everyday personal and household products. In fact, in addition to sponsoring wellness webinars, on this and other topics, she’s compiled an e-book that offers a starter-approach to detoxifying our homes. Learn more about Zenobia, her podcasts, and the toxic-free product line she discovered more than 30 years ago, at https://zenobiabailey.com.
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