Thieman, 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.