Unleashing Your Power Within – Monday, 7.28 at High Noon

 One of the country’s most sought after life and inspiration coaches kicks off our Thrive Adventure


Find Your Strong

54 Day Thrive  Health and Wellness Adventure

First page of Carol Whitaker’s Book:  ”Today is a new beginning of you! I am excited for you and what you are about to learn that will enlighten your path before you. You’re about to embark on a wondrous journey; it will be filled with self-discovery, expansion, and enlightenment that will empower you. What you are about to learn will enable you to become a deliberate creator of your life!”   

ThriveGirlSoaring Walk From All Walks of Life to Snow Canyon Officially Begins on Monday, July 28. Carol Whitaker – Author of Ridiculously Happy (Channel 4 Fitness and Life Coach) officially starts our walk on Monday, July 28 at Noon (MDT).

Call in Number: (312) 757-3111 Access Code: 969-439-240

Everyone is welcome and it’s free.  

Connect with ThriveGirlSoaring on Facebook are go to http://www.carolwhitaker.com/ for more details.

Shape UP

Ia Jimenez is an Executive Career, Life & Social Media Coach – Dixie State University Luncheon Keynote


Ia represents the Small Business Development Center as a featured.  She is the CEO of Your Best You Coaching. 

Keynote Speech:  The Power of Your Word: Integrity in the Workplace.  This is an empowering talk on overcoming the spoken and unspoken negative talk that can often sabotage our personal and business relationships.  Women will be challenged to take ownership of the commitments they make to themselves and others and begin to live in authentic personal and business integrity.


Ia Jimenez is an Executive Career, Life & Social Media Coach and Owner of Your Best You Coaching in St. George, UT.  With more than 16 years of consulting, training, marketing and direct sales experience, Ia has worked in a diverse range of industries encompassing telecommunications, health and wellness, digital media, outplacement and entertainment industry sectors.

Ia has coached thousands of business professionals in the creation and implementation of personalized strategic marketing and communication plans for career progression and life/work balance.  As a speaker, she is known for combining an upbeat approach with compassion and conviction to effectively deliver her message and inspire transformational results.

Ia brings her vast and varied business experience, authentic love for people along with her personal ethics and morals to her clients at Your Best You Coaching. Your Best You Coaching offers services in Personal Branding, Social Media Marketing, Online Reputation Management, Social Media Optimization, Career Development, Workshop Facilitation, Brand Management, Training and Personal Development.


Jeff Olsen – Tuacahn First Night 9.18 Moving Beyond the Pain and Mile Markers to Joy & Thriving


** Jeff is one of Fishbowl Ocean’s Lighthouse Visionaries.  His work has been featured in several of David Williams and Mary Scott Forbes contributions.   Jeff also serves as the Keynote luncheon speaker on 9.20 at Dixie State University and share his marketing secrets for success.  Forbes Topic:  Timeless Wisdom


JEFFERY C. OLSEN is a bestselling author and inspires audiences across the country with his intriguing personal story of perseverance and inner strength. In 1997, Jeff experienced a horrific automobile accident which inflicted multiple life threatening injuries, including crushing both his legs. His left leg was amputated above the knee. The most devastating outcome of the accident was the loss of his wife and youngest son, both killed instantly. At that time, Jeff had profound experiences, which deepened his spirituality and gave him insights and gifts not common in today’s world. He found the courage to carry on, heal, care for his living son and eventually thrive in his career and community contributions. Jeff has since remarried and adopted two more boys.

Professionally Olsen is a conceptual thinker, a proven team leader, and a die-hard brand enthusiast. He brings vision and passion to everything he does. With accolades from the New York One Show, the Clio Awards and Communication Arts, Jeff takes his place among the lynch pins of his industry. Couple his creative recognition with appearances in Forbes Magazine, the Inc. 500 and an Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Finalist Award and you have a winning combination of talent and tenacity.

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THRIVE – the only conference with an On-Site SPA! Meet the extraordinary women of The Skin Institute




Mary Ronnow – Director

Mary has over 38 years experience in the skin care industry – practicing for the last 20 years as a licensed esthetician, para-medical esthetician evolving in to Master Esthetician, licensed instructor, and school owner.  She was instrumental in laying the groundwork for the skin care licensing reform in the state of Utah.  With the successful passing of the esthetic licensing bill in 2001, Mary saw the immediate need for a higher standard of esthetics education.  The Skin Institute in St. George, Utah opened its doors to students in September 2002 to provide sold sophisticated training for spa personnel, esthetics, and the medical esthetics industry.

Mary has extensive hands-on industry experience practicing in salons, day spas, destination resorts, plastic surgery clinics, dermatologists’ offices, and medi-spas.  She continues to inspire students and employees with a refined professionalism that exemplifies grace, passion, and creativity.  She teaches and encourages others to consciously leave mediocrity behind and tap into their own human genius and limitless thinking.


 Kelli Charlton – Director of Education

Kelli holds a Bachelor degree in English Education with an emphasis in Educational Technology, a professional educators license and a Master Esthetician license in the State of Utah.  She manages the day-to-day scheduling of staff and students, as well as coordinating guest speakers, field trips and other activities for the school. She acts as Principal, Mentor, and Career Counselor.

She encourages all students to strive for excellence and does not stop at word; she encourages them in action as well. She was awarded the Business and Professional Woman “Woman of the Year,” and graduated from Dixie State University with the honor of “Female Student of the Year”.