Apr 23 – Create Your Personal Wellness in All Areas of Your Life

 Arielle-v-apr-speakerStress Management to be your best

About: Ariëlle Verwey, Certified Wellness and Holistic Coach

Ariëlle is a Dutch native residing in Northern New Mexico and is a certified wellness, holistic life, and stress management coach.  She enjoys working with clients and their wellness plans in health/nutritional consulting and healthy cooking, aging well, beauty, green living, and fitness.  Her interest in healthy living began in her teens and has continued through the years as a wife, mother and independent business woman.

Ariëlle interests include dance, sewing, knitting, drawing, painting, and she has modeled for artists and photographers.  She has taught dance/aerobics/swim classes for adults and children and was a former business owner of Double Dutch Designs (Clothing and accessories for children).  Having lived in South America, Europe and the United States she has realized that our health and the health of our planet are intricately connected.

Besides being a coach, Ariëlle has freelanced as a virtual assistant, creating websites for clients and maintains the websites for the New Mexico Border Collie Rescue and Santa Fe Border Collie Club, and she’s a Shaklee Independent Distributor.   Her goal is to help others toward personal, environmental, and financial wellness.

Mar. 26 – Dreams Plus Action = Success

Sam Newton

Sam Newton Presentation

About Sam:

  • worked in management and talent for several of the largest media outlets in the country.
  • As a sales professional and manger Sam personally sold over four million dollars in Luxury Vehicles in only three years.
  • Toastmaster of the year 2013 for District 23
  • Shares his personal story of weight loss, success, and change to inspire others with his book “Gamble on Yourself” at

Feb 26 – My Marble

Jersak-feb-speakerMerv Jersak is an Independent Consultant, specializing in establishing Project management Offices for oversight of large computer system implementations. His career has spanned 30 years of consulting, and he has been involved in projects ranging in cost from $250,000 to over $200 million. Prior to becoming an independent, he worked for several notable companies: SHL Systemhouse, BDM International, and Deloitte Consulting.

In 2001, three events converged in his life, and that has made all the difference.

Come hear Merv’s moving presentation and his life challenge to himself, and to all of us. The title of his presentation is simply “My Marble”.

Merv lives in Albuquerque with his wife Brenda. When we see him, he will have just returned from a sailing trip in the British Virgin Islands. He has two daughters, both married and living locally. His pride and joy are his two granddaughters, ages 7 and 3.