Lisa Goodman-Helfand’s interactive style, compelling content, and hilarious humor will leave your audiences inspired. Lisa is an author, speaker, consultant, educator, and founder of Comfortable in My Thick Skin. Her unique life journey has been featured on ABC, NBC, CBS, and FOX News networks. People Magazine, Cosmopolitan, Yahoo!, and many other media outlets around the globe have covered Lisa’s ability to approach colossal setbacks with tenacity, humor, and perspective.
Experienced in workforce development, customized corporate training programs, transitional job training, marketing and small businesses to reach their potential. She has working in many sectors including government agencies, nonprofit organizations and companies both large and small.
Louie joined the United States Marine Corps right out of high school. He served 4 ½ years on active duty as an aviation ordinance man on A6 Intruders. He was selected to the elite duty of Marine Security Guard where he spent his last 2 ½ years guarding American Embassies overseas. He was posted at Nicosia, Cyprus and then Paris, France. Upon release from active duty Louie joined the Marine Corps active reserve program at Glenview Naval Air Station. He was assigned to HML-776 a helicopter squadron and became a crew chief and door gunner on Huey helicopters. His squadron was activated for Desert Storm and served 12 months overseas. Louie retired from the Marines after 20 years of honorable service.