Moreah Vestan www.pleasuresandponderings.com
MA., University of Iowa. Adult Education, Counseling. 1976
BA., Briar Cliff, Iowa. English, Secondary Education, 1963
Teaching and Writing Experience
-Taught Stress Management for Group Health and Washington Mutual,
-Setting Limits & Delegating for IBM,
-Goal Setting, Organizational Change, and Assertiveness for Bank of America,
-Relationship classes for Discover U, Unity Church, and Gay City U,
-Personal Growth classes for County Libraries and Edmonds Community College,
-Treasurer of Seattle Writers Association. –On Board of Puget Sound Coaches
-Author, book of essays, Pleasures and Ponderings: From Nun to ****** to Now, 2004
-Author, poetry and vignettes, Diving Right In: Reflecting on Life's Adventures, 2007
-Writer, 50+ articles, on www.yourtango.com/experts/59126/articles/
-Nonviolent or Compassionate Communication) -Communicating to Connect 2004-2014 for
Providence Mt. St. Vincent, Puget Sound ***’n. for the Education of Young Children,
Ratcliffe House, Academy for Coach Training, New Beginnings,
Unity of Bellevue, Fellowship of Reconciliation , Angeline’s,
University Congregational Church, University Unitarian, Mary’s Place,
West Seattle Community Playschool, Whitworth School in Seattle for 16 weeks
West Seattle Neighbors for Peace and Justice, Jubilee Women’s Center ,
Kith Cares—Harrington House Sojourner Place, Salvation Army,
Wallingford Neighbors for Peace and Justice March, Union Gospel Mission,
Mayor’s Office for Senior Citizens Healthy Aging Fair, Youth Care,
Ballard Neighborhood Service Center, Crisis Clinic, Senior Center of West Seattle,
Greenwood Community Service Center, Mt. Baker Park Presbyterian Church ,
Council House (SHAG retirement) over 6 months Adler Association,
Congregation for the Homeless, Sophia Way, Atlantic Street Center for Teen Parents,
Seattle Schools Family Support, Ballard Senior Center, Catholic Community Services,
King Co. Boys and Girls Clubs, Crone of Puget Sound Crisis Clinic
1998-2015 Communication Coaching – Life Coach, Communication Trainer
1992-2008 Relationship Columnist for Active Singles Life newspaper, Seattle
1992-1997 The Telesis Group, Business to business inside sales and marketing
1988- 1991 Elderly Health Care Management, Riverton Heights Convalescent Home.
Admissions Director , Greenwood Park Care Center.
1985-2015 Landlady to 6 roomers in my home. Managed all the details. (www.BeaLandlady.com)
1984-1988 The Health Connection, trained 30 distributors for national health company.
1979-1983 Arrangers NW, Owner, General Manager-Planned and promoted events,
1976-1978 Link Skills Exchange, non-institutional learning. Director.
1963-1976 Parenting and taught 10th grade English, Jr. High English, then 2nd grade.