Empowering Women Podcast Series
Inspiring women telling their unique stories
Jennifer Aviado Langer
Commack, NY — Dr. Jennifer Aviado-Langer DNP is a nurse practitioner at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, the largest and oldest cancer center in the world. Reporting to the Department of Anesthesia, Dr. Aviado-Langer works in a nurse practitioner-led pre-surgical testing unit with a team of patient care technicians to support patients as they undergo the rigors of their cancer diagnosis with their needs fulfilled. She splits her practice between Sloan-Kettering’s Manhattan and Commack campuses.
Boca Raton, FL – Dr. Martha Latz is the founder of A Unique Therapy Center. For nearly 30 years, Dr. Latz has provided an emotionally supportive environment to help individuals and their loved ones navigate challenging life transitions. Dr. Latz weaves both traditional and holistic approaches to fully address the whole person: mind, body and spirit.
Dr. Karyne Messinaf
Chevy Chase, MD – Misogyny effects women in many ways. It is inherent in our society today because of the male dominated structure that continues to persist in our culture. The fight for equality must continue until women are truly equal participants in today's world. That’s the philosophy of psychologist Dr. Karyne Messina, author of Misogyny, Projective Identification, and Mentalization: Psychoanalytic, Social, and Institutional Manifestations.
Richardson, TX – Dana Heartman applies the mantra of "failure is not an option" to her clients as a Master Life Coach. She is the Executive Director of Foundation Coaching Group. In the beginning, Heartman worked primarily with sales professionals and executives. Now, after more than 20 years of coaching, she works not only with professionals but with everyday people. Heartman works with couples, singles and adolescents. There's not really anyone who couldn't potentially be Heartman’s client.
Chimene Van Gundy
New Braunfels, TX – Chimene Van Gundy is the Queen of Mobile Homes. She is the CEO, founder and creator of the Mobile Home Millionaire System, a platform to teach others how to use mobile homes to earn money and transform their life. In four years, she has found homes for over 400 families. Affordable housing is quickly becoming a thing of the past. According to Van Gundy, mobile homes and manufactured housing are America’s last hope for affordable housing.
Burbank, CA – Asmar is the author of forthcoming Dance to the Great Spirit: An Artist’s Sacred Journey into American Indian Ceremony. The book combines Asmar’s inspiration from nature with a deep respect for Southwestern Indian culture. Over 150 of her paintings, diagrams, poetry and prose are included in the book. Her works can be found in thousands of public and private collections throughout the United States, Asia and Europe, including the Smithsonian Institution.
LAKEWOOD, WA - Paula Vail is the founder and owner of Wellness Inspired, author of the book “Why am I so Happy”, TV/Radio host of the show “Choices: Finding Your Joy”, co-author in the book “America’s Leading Ladies, Who positively impact our World”, along with Oprah Winfrey and Melinda Gates. She is also a Reiki Master/Teacher, avid animal advocate, and motivational speaker.