• Katrina Sawa

    Jumpstart Yourself as a Speaker Feb. 9th/2018,  11am (PST)
  • Irma Vargas

    Certified StrengthsFinder Coach™ Free "StrengthsFinder 101" Learn Over Lunch! (Click Add to Cart to register) Aug 13th, 2018 12noon - 1pm (PST) Irma Vargas is a Certified StrengthsFinder™ coach and a Principal owner of V1H Consulting. She is the host and producer of the Internet Television Show, “Be Brilliant…Enjoy the Journey” on the RHGTV NETWORK. Aside from teaching for ACT, Irma is also a faculty member at Lorman Education Services. She has worked in the private and public sectors for several decades. Irma's passion lies in helping others Discover, Declare and Develop their talents and strengths. She is a heart-centered entrepreneur whose company mission is to help businesses and entrepreneurs be the best they can by using strength-based methodologies to increase employee engagement, productivity, confidence and leadership skills to enjoy a balanced, successful life in work and play.    
  • Grace Buckler

     The Privacy Advocate Grace Buckler is an internationally recognized privacy expert, founder and principal of THE PRIVACY ADVOCATE, a global privacy & information security consulting firm. Buckler advises and supports public and private-sector organizations on privacy governance, management strategy, compliance readiness, and privacy risk management efforts across business areas and functions. Prior to founding THE PRIVACY ADVOCATE, Buckler was Principal Consultant, Cybersecurity Performance Oversight Manager, Technology Manager, Sr. Security Engineer, and Sr. Information Assurance Engineer in the technology management space and cybersecurity practices of both U.S. and global organizations. Grace has served overseas as consultant with the Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) and the Office of Inspector General in Japan. She has managed and consulted on enterprise risk management, network security, physical security, information security, information assurance, and privacy. Buckler has earned recognitions and an award for her contributions as the principal consultant for the United States Secret Service. She has served as consultant and principal consultant for the Department of Health & Human Services, Freddie Mac, Defense Logistics Agency, Transportation Security Administration, Department of Justice, Defense Security Services, Department of Education, Department of Homeland Security, among others. She holds several industry certifications including CIPP/E, CIPP/G, CIPP/US, CIPM, CRISC, CISA, CISSP, PMP, and is a faculty member of the world’s largest privacy association, the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP), where she has also served as Vice Chair on the Certification Advisory Board and was recently selected to join IAPP’s elite group of privacy pros designated Information Privacy Fellows.  
  • Cara Lane, B.A. – Education

    Rated 5.00 out of 5
    Communications Coach Cara Lane is a top-notch trainer and inspiring motivational speaker who has traveled around the world delivering keynote addresses, corporate training, relationship seminars and women's events and retreats. You will be amazed by her enthusiasm for teaching the fundamentals of a passionate life. Her fast-paced delivery, sprinkled with impactful stories and anecdotes, makes her one of the most stimulating and sought-after speakers in the world. She will keep you enthralled with her vibrant messages on life delivered with high energy. Cara holds a B.A. in Education, is a proud wife and mom, a faithful friend, a woman of faith, but most of all, an encourager and motivator of the heart.
  • Dan Garfield

     IT Consultant and Trainer  Technology doesn’t stand still – and neither does technology expert and instructor, Dan Garfield. “Everything I do is designed to keep me out of a rut,” he says. “I travel. I love not having a 9-5 job. I love exploring technology – seeing what it can do and figuring out new ways to make it do new things. And I love learning and teaching.” Dan’s fascination with technology goes all the way back to his early days as a musician and sound designer for artists ranging from Fleetwood Mac to Joe Walsh of Eagles fame. “In show business,” he says, “there ARE no failures. Everything HAS to work. So, that’s always been my perspective.” Dan’s teaching and consulting excellence have given him the opportunity to learn about industries ranging from legal and finance to government and the military to biotechnology and high tech gaming. He has taught courses in locations all over the world, including England, Australia, India, Turkey, Canada, Mexico, Costa Rica, Brazil, Germany, Belgium, Netherlands, Italy, Singapore, Malaysia , Vietnam, Mauritius, Kuwait, Qatar, Egypt, Saudi Arabia, Norway, and “Geek Cruises” through the Caribbean and every corner of the US. He holds a Master of Science in Information Security and Assurance degree (MSISA), and his certifications include Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP-RS & CCNP-SP), Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH), EC-Council Certified Security Analyst (ECSA), Computer Hacking Forensic Investigator (CHFI), Certified Wireless Security Professional (CWSP), EC Council Disaster Recovery Professional (EDRP), GIAC Certified ISO-17799 Specialist (G7799), Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), and CompTIA Hardware (A+), Networking (Network+), Security (Security+), Project Management (Project+), and Certified Technical Trainer (CTT+).