Speaker Date Topic
Steve Huff, PhD Oct 16, 2018
Relational Fitness

Dr. Steve Huff earned his Master’s Degree in Counseling from Denver Seminary in 1994 and a PhD in Social Welfare from the University of Kansas in 2001. He has worked as a case manager, supervisor, program director, educator and consultant to mental health centers across the front range for 20 years. During this time, he also ran an educational technology company specializing in interactive technologies that improve teaching and learning in the classroom. Dr. Huff began a startup company two years ago called Rella.Fit, short for Relational Fitness, that combines technology, gaming and social media with the daily habits and practices that are proven to promote wellbeing.

Relational Fitness -- He will be speaking about his company; specifically, how his games, tools and experiential educational model can be used to improve the mental health and wellness of kids, families and adults in the front range.

Phil Shapiro, M.H.A. M.S.P.H., Founder Oct 30, 2018
Changing Demographics in the US

Phil Shapiro is one of the local owners of Village at Belmar, an innovative senior living community with a 9-acre campus in Lakewood.

Mr. Shapiro is a founding member of Ascent whose professional career spans 33 years in senior living (28 Years) and hospital administration (5 Years). He has successfully participated in the development, marketing, management and/or consulting of over 2,500 units of senior living communities in the Southeastern, New England, and Western U.S. In his career, he has developed over $250 Million in senior living through various privately-owned structures. He has served on the Development Task Force of the California Association of Homes and Services for the Aging. Mr. Shapiro recently completed two terms as a Commissioner on the Nevada Governor’s Commission on Aging. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Behavioral Psychology from the University of Florida and a Masters in Hospital Administration and Public Health from the University of Missouri, and has completed post‐graduate work at Harvard University.

Mr. Shapiro’s focus is on the Village at Belmar. He actively participates in the critical selections of key management team members that support marketing and management operations for that community. Mr. Shapiro is a board member of the Alameda Gateway Community Association.

Lisette Clemons Nov 13, 2018
Ladies of Arlington
NO CLUB MEETING Nov 20, 2018
In Honor of Thanksgiving
Scott Friedman, CSP Dec 11, 2018
Celebrate! Lessons Learned from the World’s Most Admired Organizations

2004-05 President of the National Speakers Association (NSA), is the author of “Celebrate- Lessons Learned from the World’s Most Admired Organizations,” “Happily Ever Laughter,” “Using Humor For A Change and  "A Celebration a Day - 365 ways to a Happier, Healthier Workplace."

 2013 Winner of NSA Cavett Award, MPI Rise Award, Global Speaking Fellow

As a motivational humorist, Scott’s main area of expertise is employee innovation, customer experience and using celebration as a strategic tool.

“Celebrate!” helps organizations create happier, healthier, more connected workplaces and lives.  With lighthearted humor, engaging interaction, and the latest relevant research, Scott illustrates how to create a culture of celebration and trust.  Discover how turning on your “GPS”- Gratitude, Play and Surprise- will guide you and your organization toward increased productivity, better team performance and a happier, more profitable future.

NO CLUB MEETING Dec 25, 2018
Dark in Honor of Christmas
NO CLUB MEETING Jan 01, 2019
Dark in Honor of New Years