December 2017: Meeting the man who writes the songs that make the whole world sing, Barry Manilow, at a charity event benefiting Act for MS
April 2017: ABC7 News Live Shot at 2017 WalkMS in Chicago at Soldier Field
November 2016: “Oh my!” Meeting George Takei. Live long & prosper.
May 2016: MS For Real: Chicago – What truths about multiple sclerosis should people know? Discover what the participants at the Chicago MS Walk have to say.
November 2015: Having the opportunity to thank Michael J. Fox for all of his work promoting stem cell research.
October 2015: Guest Speaker of the afternoon break-out session on Wellness and MS at The annual Fannie & Charles Penikoff MS Research Symposium in Rosemont, IL
August 2015: Hanging out with my friend, NY Times Best Selling Author Kevin O’Brien at The Bookstall on Chestnut Court in Winnetka, IL.
May 2015: Working with renowned brain surgeon & horse trainer Dr. Allan Hamilton. Can I now call myself the “horse whisperer?”
February 2015: With Rabbi Harold Kushner, renowned author, at Canyon Ranch in Tucson, AZ
November 2014: Co-Chair of the Wellness Initiatives in MS inaugural strategy meeting for the National MS Society
November 2014: A few Relax4Life workshop participants showing off their Vision Boards
October 2014: Signing books in honor of Athleta’s 1-yr anniversary at Northbrook Court
October 2014: A very happy lecture attendee showing off her new Vision Board at Canyon Ranch
November 2013: Speaking on “How to be Your Own Advocate” at Eileen Fisher in Highland Park, IL
October 2013: Speaking engagement & book signing at Round Table Books in Winnetka, IL
October 2013: Speaking to the Lake Forest Northwestern Hospital Auxiliary at The Lake Forest Shop in Lake Forest, IL
October 2013: Lecturing to the Greater Oro Valley Chamber of Commerce in Tucson, AZ on “How to Find Your Healthy Balance“
June 2013: Clips from my Canyon Ranch lecture on Vision Board Creation
July 2013: Cohn-Weil MS Golf Outing 35th Anniversary Video featuring me as an MS Ambassador
May 2013: Me with Chelsea Clinton at a JUF Women’s Division Luncheon. Topic: The Power of Caring
Bumping into my friend, Dr. Richard Carmona, 2012 Democratic candidate for U.S. Senate from Arizona and 17th Surgeon General of the United States, at Canyon Ranch.
June 2012: me with Mayor Cory Booker of Newark, NJ at Jewish United Fund annual event
October 2011: Emcee of National MS Society Greater Illinois Chapter Annual Meeting & Volunteer Recognition ceremony during the 16th Annual Fannie & Charles Penikoff Research Symposium
June 2011: lecturing on “Overcoming Adversity” at Canyon Ranch, Tucson, AZ
May 2011: me with Andrew Weil, MD at University of Arizona Integrative Medicine’s Nutrition & Health Conference in San Francisco, CA
May 2011: me with Mayor Richard M. Daley at IL Holocaust Museum & Education Center for Days of Remembrance in Skokie, IL
October 1997: me with Bill Kurtis at U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum Luncheon in Chicago, IL featuring the lecture “Mauerbach: Art Stolen from the Jews & the International Auction in Vienna”