Life Planning Network Contributors

Barbara Abramowitz, Licensed Psychotherapist and Certified Body-Mind Life Coaching™ Specialist,

Bradley T. Baumann, CFP®, Certified Financial Planner™, Sudden Money® Advisor (Chapter Co-Leader)

Bill Brisk, JD, PhD, Elder Law Attorney, Editor-In-Chief of the National Association of Elder Law Attorneys Journal, (Chapter Leader)

Elizabeth Craig, MBA, MCDP, CCM, Master Career and Job Search Strategist, Speaker and Consultant,

Helen Dennis, MA, Specialist in aging, employment and the new retirement, Co-author of Project Renewment: The First Retirement Model for Career Women. (Chapter Leader)

Doug Dickson, President, Discovering What's Next, (Chapter Leader)

Kendall Dudley, MA, Career and Life Design Consultant,

Natalie Eldridge, PhD, Psychologist and Life Transition Coach, Author of Action on Purpose Newsletter,

Bruce Frankel, Author of What Should I Do With the Rest of My Life? True Stories of Finding Success, Passion and New Meaning in the Second Half of Life,

Judith-Kate Friedman, Author of The Songwriting Works™ Model in Hartman-Stein & LaRue, Enhancing Cognitive Fitness in Adults, Springer, 2011,

Andrea Gallagher, Certified Senior Advisor, President Senior Concerns, 2011-2012 President of Life Planning Network (LPN). (Chapter Co-Leader)

Sara Zeff Geber, PhD, Certified Retirement Options Coach, President of LifeEncore®, Author of Fifty Plus, Minus Kids: Navigating Later Life without Adult Children,

Joanne Hadlock, EdD, NCCC, Counseling Psychologist, Nationally Certified Career Consultant,

Dick Haid, PhD, PCC, Adult Mentor,

Kit Harrington Hayes, MEd, Founder and Principal of LifeWork Design, Author of Managing Career Transitions, (Co-Chapter Leader)

Jan Hively, PhD, Co-founder of the Vital Aging Network,, the Minnesota Creative Arts and Aging Network,, and the SHiFT Network,

Margaret "Peggy" Hothem, EdD, Professor of Leisure and Recreational Studies, Gordon College,

Elizabeth W. Jetton, CFP®, Financial Planner, Consultant and Educator,, (Chapter Co-Leader)

Karma Kitaj, PhD, Certified Life Coach, Psychotherapist, Artist, Author of Women Who Could… and Did: Stories of 26 Exemplary Artists & Scientists, (Chapter Leader)

Donna Krone, CPCC, Certified True Purpose™ Coach/Facilitator,

Moira Lanier, Founder, President and Master Trainer, Greatest Age Fitness, Inc., (Chapter Leader)

Carleen MacKay, Director Mature Workforce Initiatives, Career Partners International. Author of Plan "B" for Boomers, The 50,000 Mile Checkup, and WORK (in press). Co-author of Return of the Boomers, Boom or Bust, and Myth Cards. (Chapter Leader)

Fred Mandell, PhD, Creative Catalyst, Artist, Co-author of Becoming a Life Change Artist: 7 Creative Skills to Reinvent Yourself at Any Stage of Life,

Dorian Mintzer , MSW, PhD, CPC, Life Transition/Retirement Coach, Founder of Boomers and Beyond Special Interest Group, Co-author of The Couples Retirement Puzzle,,

Meg Newhouse , PhD, CPCC, Certified Life Coach, Author of Life Planning for the Third Age,  (Chapter Leader)

Ron Pevny, MA, Life Coach, Certified Sage-ing Leader, Founder of the Center for Conscious Eldering,

Mary Radu, MS, MSW, CPCC, Certified Professional Coach, Philanthropy Mentor and author of the The Roadmap to Meaningful Midlife®

Renee Lee Rosenberg, MA, LMHC, Author of Achieving the Good Life After 50: Tools and Resources for Making It Happen, Certified Five O'clock Club Master Coach and Retirement Specialist,,

Donna Schempp, LCSW, Family Caregiver Alliance, Consultant,

Paula K. Solomon, MSSW, Life Coach specializing in life transitions and helping caregivers maintain wellbeing,

Candy Spitz, LCSW, ACC, Career & Life Coach,

Roberta K. Taylor, RNCS, MEd, Certified Senior Advisor, Life Planning/Retirement  Coach, Co-author of The Couple's Retirement Puzzle,, (Chapter Leader)

Chuck Yanikoski, Retirement Adviser,  (Chapter Co-Leader)