Our Core Team
The Special People That Make MLMP Possible!
Chief Executive Officer
Daniel Puder is the Founder and CEO of My Life My Power World, Inc., a 501(c)3 Non-Profit that serves youth around the world through its mentoring and life skills curriculum. Puder is also a professional athlete gaining himself the title as an “Undefeated Mixed Martial Arts Fighter” and Champion of WWE’s Million Dollar Tough Enough Competition.
Chief Branding Officer
Ms. Sharpe is the CBO of My Life My Power. From 2011 through 2015, she served as the World Director of My Life My Power’s 501c3, and now sits as the Chairwoman of the Board for My Life My Power as well as the Co-Founder of My Life My Brand and GPS for Success. She serves as a grant writer for both IRRM and MLMP, she is the writer of their evidence-based curriculum.
Chief Operating Officer
Jennifer Kramer is a former teacher, administrator, coach, athletic director, speaker, and educational consultant for over 20 years. She is Orton Gillingham, Linda Mood Bell, and dyslexia trained. She has also has developed educational curriculum for grades 1-12 in various disciplines and is a licensed lobbyist in Georgia and Florida and assisted with the passing educational policy. Lastly, she is a member of the National Educator Summit & National Mentorship Summit.
VP of Corporate Training
Michael A. Williams, (born March 13, 1959) is a Juvenile Justice Consultant, Business Owner, Adjunct Instructor, Youth Mentor and Life Coach. With early success in the electronics market serving in the capacity of branch and regional manager., Williams later became active in local youth programs and from there began a career in Juvenile Justice, serving as Facility Superintendent, Director and finally Regional Representative for Detention and Commitment agencies. A natural instructor, Williams gladly shares his knowledge and skills with students as an adjunct professor at Nova Southeastern University for the GPS for Life Course.
Ron Shuali, M.Ed.
Vice President of Education
Earning a Master of Education, Ron has been speaking, presenting, and training educators around the world. He is a best selling author, As a youth his passion was martial arts, yoga, and improv rounds out a powerful champion for what is right and good. When Ron is not empowering school staff, parents and students, he and his team of instructors at Shua Life Skills are teaching children his award-winning Yogarate® program at many preschools including the future leaders of this planet at the preschool at the United Nations.
Ed Massey is a licensed attorney and for the past 17 years, he has been involved in School Board work; serving as President of the Kentucky School Boards Association. He is currently serving as the Immediate Past President of the National School Boards Association. Additionally, Mr. Massey is currently serving on the National PTA Board of Directors.
Dir. of Community Development
Scott Allen has been an active community volunteer for over 20 years and a PTA® member for over 18 years. He currently serves on the National PTA® Board of Directors. Allen was elected in June 2009 as the first male president of the Washington State PTA (WSPTA), where he previously served as Vice President and Legislative Director.
Saul White, Jr.
Director of Community Partners
My life was filled with many challenges somewhat like a roller coaster. There were constant ups and downs which taught me the life lessons to prepare me for the man I have become today. Teachers and peers doubted me throughout my whole life which created the addition in my mind for struggle and to prove them all wrong. I have learned how to create my vision and achieve my dreams through self growth, determination and being resilient. Today I am leaving my legacy as a professional athlete, owner of a private school, husband and father of 4 loving children.
Business Development MLMP INSTITUTE
GPS for Poetry
Sergey Sorin, M.D., DABFM
Sergey Sorin, M.D. is a Board Certified Physician with extensive
experience in Urgent Care, Occupational Medicine and
Emergency Medicine. He has served as Medical Director at the
Bath, NY VA Hospital and Director of a Physician Weight Loss and
Wellness Center and of a Surgical Weight Loss Practice.
He is currently CEO and Clinical Director of the International
Institute of Holistic Medicine, the world’s premier Holistic Clinic
continuing the work of C. Norman Shealy, M.D. Ph.D, developer
of TENS, spinal cord stimulation, Biogenics and Transcutaneous
After a life-altering diagnosis and successful treatment of colon
cancer in 2007, his focus has been on the broad field of Holistic
Medicine. He has specialized in the use of Sound Health and
Medicine, founded Samvit Wellness and serves as a Facilitator
and as a member of the Monroe Institute Professional Division.
His books include: Are You Really Healthy? Also articles on
nutrition, health and wellness for NYTOA (New York Tactical
Officer’s Association), various newspapers and media and also
scientific publications and articles including with Green County
Medical Society, and Peer Reviewed Scientific Journals
(available on request).
Current research includes study of scalar energy on overall
health and continuing outcome studies of the Holistic approach
as well as Diabetic Autoimmune study. He is co-Host of the 29
year Shealy Wellness radio show on KWTO in Springfield, MO.
Business Development Adviser
Tony Solomon is passionate about working with visionary leaders and companies who roll up their sleeves and take massive action to build stronger communities and inspire others. Tony is positioning My Life My Power Inc. for long-term strategic growth as our Business Development Adviser and has over twelve years of professional experience in business development operations, non-profit management, public relations, and leading collaborative strategic initiatives with business, government and community partners. He is a decorated U.S. Army Veteran pursuing an MBA at Syracuse University and is proud to call Houston, TX home.
Henry C. Lozano
Co-Founder of IRRM
Henry C. Lozano, Co-Founder of Red Ribbon Week, former Deputy Assistant to President George W.Bush and Director of USA Freedom Corps., Presidential Appointee of President William J. Clinton, serving as a Commissioner on the President’s Advisory Commission on Drug-Free Communities and is now the Co-Founder of IRRM.
Marriage & Family Therapist
Corrado has his B.A. and M.A, in Clinical Psychology with an emphasis in Marriage and Family Therapy and has been licensed in California as a Marriage and Family Therapist since 1992. He also works at a non-profit clinic for children, adolescents, and their families and uses his theoretical approach of Intersubjective Theory and Biblical Counseling to work with all persons of all faiths to achieve a sense of well being through wholeness.
Dr. David Puder
Dr. David Puder is a psychiatrist in Loma Linda, California. He received his medical degree from Loma Linda University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 5 years. His rowing team at UC Berkeley were national Champions.
Supervising Agent in Charge
Brad Beach is a Supervising Agent in Charge with the California Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control. SAC Beach is responsible for a large portion of Los Angeles County and is committed to reducing underage drinking in the State. He also serves on the Board of Directors for the Cresenta Valley Alliance and is a Planning Commissioner in the City of Cerritos.
Sen. Steve Smith
Arizona State Senator
Steve Smith currently serves in the Senate in the great state of Arizona where he is the Chairman of the Public Safety, Military, and Technology Committee, the Vice-Chairman of the Commerce and Workforce Development Committee, and a member of the Education, Government, and Federalism and Fiscal Responsibility Committees.
Charles J. "Chuck" Saylors
National PTA President
Charles J. “Chuck” Saylors is the PTA’s first-ever male national president. He was elected national PTA president-elect in June 2007 to a two-year term. He was installed as national PTA president in June 2009 and has been a PTA member for almost 20 years.
Sen. Don Shooter
Arizona State Senator
Don Shooter is a senator in the Arizona State Senate. He champions the issues of fiscal responsibility, less government intrusion in our daily lives and 2nd amendment rights. He was awarded the “Friend of the Family” award and was named “Hero of the Taxpayer”. He is proud to be an advocate of The International Red Ribbon Movement.
Texas State Representative
Anderson serves as the State Representative for District 105 (Dallas County). Representative Anderson is currently a Senior Vice President at Alliant National Title Insurance Company and is serving his second term in the Texas House of Representatives.
James Ream is a 22 year veteran Police Sergeant for the Los Angeles School Police Department. He is an international instructor and expert, specializing in many aspects of school safety along with being an international instructor with the National Association of School Resource Officers. In addition, Sergeant Ream has been certified in dozens of specialized and advanced training areas; including Patrol Combat Tactics, Urban Sniper, SWAT, and Tactical Communications.
HISD Executive District Chef
Chef Bargas, MBA works for Aramark as the Executive District Chef for Houston Independent School District. He is responsible for developing recipes that are delicious for the students of HISD and also in line with the national school lunch program nutritional standards.
Principal of Buffalo United Charter Schools
Tammy Messmer serves as the Principal of Buffalo United Charter Schools and brings 19 years of educational experience to her role including previously serving as a special education teacher, writing curriculum coordinator, elementary teacher, learning coordinator, and reading curriculum coordinator.
Dr. Eric Turnbaugh
Psychology Performance Specialist
Dr. Eric Turnbaugh, Psy.D. is a psychology performance specialist who helps individuals achieve peak performance through mental strategies. He has worked with students and athletes for over 10 years both inside and outside the classroom. Dr. Turnbaugh is a member of the Association of Applied Sport Psychology and also develops and instructs master level sport administration
Judge Donna Starkey
Donna Starkey is the Presiding Judge of the Municipal Court of the City of Alvin, Texas. Donna is currently a Region Director on the board of the Texas Municipal Court Association and previously served as President of the Association. She also serves on the Board of Directors of the Texas Municipal Court Education Center.
CFO & Secretary of Gold’s Gym Enterprises
Served as the CFO and Secretary of Gold’s Gym Enterprises, Inc. between 1979 and 1999. After joining Gold’s Gym, Mr. Connors opened the first licensed Gold’s Gym and has been a participant in an additional 29 clubs while taking franchised locations to over 540.
Our Award winning speakers and trainers are located around the country and have a lifetime of experience when it comes to transforming schools, corporations and communities. They have gone through rigorous training workshops and seminars. They have been hand-selected to bring vision and purpose-driven transformation to the lives of participants worldwide.
We have impacted over 200,000 youth, teachers, parents, and corporate leaders. We have created strategic partnerships with global leaders in law enforcement, health/wellness, entertainment and more to enable you to choose the perfect hero for your organization. Bullying, drug and alcohol usage, gang violence, truancy, building morale, higher employee retention rates, or stronger work ethic and productivity within your organization are all solutions our professional speakers can provide.