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Project CENTRL, Center for Rural Leadership

on Nov 25, 2014 in | 0 comments

Companies & Professions Represented

Companies & Professions Represented

Allred Law Office

Arizona Electric Power Cooperative

Arizona State University (ASU)

Arizona Nursery Association

Assistant Director of Development, Univ. of AZ College of Ag. & Life Sciences

Assistant Director, AZ Dept of Agriculture

Assistant Director, Yavapai County Environmental

Assistant Golf Course Superintendent

Arizona Department of Agriculture

Arizona District Commander, Dept. of Public Safety

Banker, Southwest Agribusiness Service

Central Arizona Project

Charter School Principal/Teacher & Farmer

Chief of Police, Edgar Police Department

Co-Owner, Sunset Nursery

Consultant, Dept. of Agriculture

COO & Co-Owner, Phyco Biosciences

County Executive Director, USDA – Farm Service Agency

County Extension Director, University of Arizona

Custodian, U.S. Postal Service

Desert Distributing Company

Director Greenlee County Chamber of Commerce

Director of Curriculum & Instruction, Maricopa Unified School Dist #20

Director of Public Affairs, Western Growers Association

Director, Arizona Agriculture Education- FFA Foundation

Director, Arizona Beef Council

Director, San Luis Chamber of Commerce

District Conservationist, USDA, Natural Resources Conservation Service

Engineer, Maricopa Water District

Executive Development Director, City of Cottonwood

Executive Director, Arizona Dept. of Education

Executive Director, Boys & Girls Club

Executive Director, Chamber of Commerce, Camp Verde

Executive Director, Springerville-Eagar Chamber of Commerce


General Manager, Horizon Moving

General Manager, Yavapai County Fair Association

Grand Canyon University

Instructor, Yavapai College

Jim Boyle Dairy

Library Director, Events Central Arizona College

Litigation Consultant

Livestock Farm Manager, University of Arizona

LLP/CPA/Manager, Henry & Horne

Manager, Farm Credit Services Southwest

Mayor, City of San Luis

Miami City Council

Odyssey Consulting

Operations, Mohave Community College

Owner, X4 Cattle Company

Pinal Feeding Company

Pratt Pools/Casa Grande Dive Shop

President, Bonita Ranch

Program Administrator, Arizona Dept. of Agriculture

Program Manager, Arizona Land and Water Trust

Project Coordinator, Johns Hopkins University

Project Director/ Accountant, Little Colorado River Plateau

Rancher, Bar Boot Ranch

Real Estate Broker-Owner

Realtor, Smart Scape Program Coordinator

Regional Communication Manager, National Cotton Council Board

Sales, Rock Spreaders

Sales Representative, United Beverage Company

Salt River Project

Smart Systems for Employers

Senior Agriculture Chemical Sales & Pest Control Advisor, University of Arizona Extension

Superstition Dairy

Supervisor, State of Arizona Office of Tourism

Support Manager, Walmart

The Accomazzo Company (Farming)

The Growers Company, Inc.

University of Arizona Cooperative Extension

U.S. Army (Retired)

USDA Farm Service Agency

Vice Mayor, Town of Chino Valley

Vice President, Farm Credit Services Southwest

Vice President, Stellar Corporation

“Extremely enlightening, very helpful.”

“I feel that this is a class that should be taught to everyone.”

“I learned more in one day with you than I did in an entire semester of public speaking in college. I would like to personally thank you for the excellent seminar that you held for my class.”

“A very worthwhile course.”

“As class liaison for Project CENTRL Class XXII, I want to express our gratitude to you for “fixing” our public speaking glitches and enabling us to be strong representatives for our community. I have attended other presentation classes in the past and none have touched the information you shared with us. Your guidance really helped to make us more comfortable and more importantly, more relatable.“

“Great course. Relates very well to all aspects of my life. Thanks!”

“I have gained very much knowledge on how to speak wisely & professionally. Thank you for being so very kind and understanding. You made me feel comfortable in an uncomfortable situation.”

“Thank you for making speech presentation easier.”

“Great course. It will definitely help me in presentations. The Rhythm patterns were very helpful to learn.”

“Very interactive – did well to bring people out in front of the crowd.”

“I thoroughly enjoyed the class and look forward to receiving comments.”

“Great Program without being overpowering. Public speaking is one of the things that gives me problems. I think this program helped.”

“I was a bit skeptical but got really into the course before it was over.”

“Thank you for your fantastic session with us at Project CENTRL in November. We had to testify and give speeches for our 3rd seminar, and I know I felt more confident and more prepared to publicly speak than I ever had before.”

Thanks for the nice note with your suggested strategies and tips. I have taken them to heart!

“Helped with presentation techniques that I didn’t realize before. It was a good experience to learn from our mistakes.”


“The Instructor is great!”

“Thank you so much.”

“Excellent program. This was worth our time.”

“Fabulous! I will use this!”

“Very informative – hands on useful information.”

“Good program. High energy. Very worthwhile.”

“Super!! Well worth the money and time spent. She took extra time to be with each of us individually.”

“Very informative & helpful.”


“Awesome workshop.”

“I found it well paced, good info, personally very beneficial and timing of the second meeting great.”

“Active, learned a lot from the class.”

“Interactions were great!”

“Learned a lot about public speaking!”

“Great techniques that we can take along with us. Positive reinforcement & we learned a lot about each other.”

“Hands on: Not only did I learn stuff, I had to practice and perform in front of class! This class provided real instruction that could be used right away.”

“Really needed. Very well done. Great team experience.”

“Great material and very useable.”

“I loved The Instructor. Enjoyed every minute of it.”

“Very helpful.”

“Very good! Keep her.”

“I learned a lot”

“Awesome and extremely educational.”

“Thank you so much for your Secrets for Effective Communication. They were certainly effective secrets because we all communicated much better by the end of the day. We will endeavor to put our lessons to good use in the future. Thank you again.”

“The name says it all. Helped build excellent skills for public speaking.”

“On behalf of Project CENTRL Class XXI, thank you for your help, guidance and coaching relating to public speaking. I very much appreciate the personal follow-up and I’m sure my classmates did too. Happy Holidays.”

“Thank you for the wonderful public speaking seminar and for taking the time for personal follow-up. I appreciate your skills, talent, insight and pointers.”

“I truly appreciated your presentation,” Secrets for Exceptional Speaking” for our Class XVII, Project CENTRAL. It was exceptional and I learned a great deal…to use now and in the future. The one-on-one discussions were a very ‘special’ touch too and your follow up letter. Thank you very much!”

“Your program was very interesting, a great help and you certainly know your stuff.”

“What a great session! You shared so many practical and useful tool and concepts. I really appreciate the feedback and the information you provided. Thank you for your generosity and for our support of CENTRL.”

“I would like to personally Thank You for all you have done for Class XIX and Project CENTRL.”

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