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Military Speaker

Hugs and kisses in a cheese shaker?

Monday, October 10th, 2011

As a military speaker in the area of family readiness, the cool thing is that I get to share amazingly great simple things that families are doing to stay connected when deployments separate them. What’s my expertise? Having interviewed over 3200 military families and seen what they do firsthand. My job as both a military […]

I made a wish and got the unexpected!

Thursday, October 6th, 2011 The Hoffmann family

True to my word and – commitment to my business colleague Brad Montgomery – we’re starting out a series of blogs dedicated to answering the question, “What’s it like being a military speaker?” Since being a speaker is truly personal and encompasses so many great things, I’ll share a fun and different perspective in each […]

Military Speaker | Elaine Dumler

Friday, September 30th, 2011

I have the best job in the world because I’m a military speaker and author who has the privilege of helping our service members and their families stay strong and connected during deployments. That’s just plain awesome! Now that some units are beginning to draw down, I get to help with reunion and reintegration too. […]