Your Second Act
A Conference event, Friday, December 8
Explore your Second Act and its many possibilities:
Reinvent – Reconstruct – Reimagine – Renew
Indulge your intellect, your appetite and your sense of humor.
Encore.org is a nonprofit organization dedicated to changing the conversation about later life and empowering millions of people to pursue meaningful second acts. As people live longer, more active lives than ever before, Encore.org sees opportunities for innovative, creative ways to leverage the skills and talents of experienced adults to improve communities and the world. Marci Alboher, author and Vice President of Encore, will share stories of the encore movement as well as research on the changing trajectory of life.
Alice Fisher is the founder of The Radical Age Movement which is dedicated to confronting and eliminating the ageism that permeates our society. This new movement also seeks to change the way older adults are perceived and treated in society and the implications this has for social practices and government policy. A long time social justice advocate, Alice is also developing anti-ageism programs devoted to transforming attitudes about age in our youth-oriented society.
Maximizing Your Potential At Any Age And Stage Of Life
Donna Cardillo travels the world helping women to be happy in their lives and careers and to reach their full potential. She does that as a keynote speaker, columnist, author, and cut-up. Her accomplished career combines over 25 years of clinical, managerial and business experience, not to mention her stint as a professional singer. Donna’s most recent book Falling Together: How to Find Balance, Joy, and Meaningful Change When Your Life Seems to Be Falling Apart was published in the spring of 2016.