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"To us, you were the highlight of the evening. Your remarks were superb, and your comment about older adults being an asset was a topic of conversation at today's Board meeting!"
- Sue Peschin
"I think you sparked ideas in us to build something around that idea and work to create a cultural shift."
- Sue Peschin
"You were the highlight of the night and your remarks were nothing less than inspirational and completely moving."
- Sarah DiGiovine
I happened to have lunch with several of the people who saw the presentation yesterday. They mentioned how much they enjoyed it. They felt you were truly a wonderful inspiration to us all. I especially liked the one about volunteering. It is getting so much harder to find people to volunteer. Thank you for that.
- Rosemary Rubin, Vice-President of Fundraising
Brandeis National Committee
"In my latest book, I challenge the way we think about aging. The title, Aging in High Heels, means walking into a room with attitude. You don't really need high heels on, you just have to feel that you do. You have to feel like 'I'm here, I'm relevant, and I have something to say!'"
"Yours is an amazing story, full of humility and spunk and old Los Angeles history--you bring a forgotten Beverly Hills alive--you bring communities of women into focus--you do so much and you do it with a nuance that makes you the woman everyone wants to know, befriend, marry, be thier mother, grandmother, put her art in their rooms." -Alice Randall, songwriter and author of Soul Food Love and The Wind Done Gone