LeAnn Thieman featured at Women’s Day of Faith Conference

Women's Day of Faith Conference - Leann Thieman - featured speaker - 2016WINDSOR – Renowned Hall of Fame speaker LeAnn Thieman and Father Gregg Pedersen, pastor of Our Lady of the Valley  Catholic Church, will anchor the Women’s Day of Faith Conference April 23.

Women's Day of Faith Conference - Leann Thieman - former nurse - featured speakerThieman, a former nurse, shares amazing adventures and stories from her Chicken Soup for the Soul books and is renowned for her story of being caught up in the Vietnam Orphan Airlift in 1975 and helping to rescue 300 babies as Saigon fell to Communists.

LeAnn’s penetrating conversations and expertise have been featured around the globe in on BBC, NPR, PBS, FOX News, Newsweek Magazine’s Voices of the Century issue,  as well as radio and TV programs. She writes regular columns for NurseTogether.com, Caregiving in America, and The Best of Aging magazines.

Conference location: Our Lady of the Valley Catholic Church, 1250 7th St., Windsor, CO. Cost: $20.00; includes continental breakfast and lunch.

Contact Gail Dysleski, (970) 797-2317, tgdysleski@aol.com.

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About Karin Livingston

Mrs. Livingston taught at Saint Joseph Catholic School with a State of Colorado teaching license for 15 years before moving into the parish-school technology coordinator position in 2006. Mrs. Livingston was instrumental in piloting the technology aspects of the school literacy program, including introduction of the Accelerated Reader reading practice program, and the Student Teacher Assessment of Reading (STAR) program. Mrs. Livingston has been a parishioner at Saint Joseph Catholic Church since 1993. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in Mass Communications with an emphasis in Science from the University of California at Davis. Mrs. Livingston blogs and is the author of the young-adult equestrian novel, Winning Bet.
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