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WIN October 9, 2019 Luncheon
October 9 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm$17
Come on over and be inspired!
Ruth Pratt has been a resident of Coeur d’Alene, Idaho since 2002. She is originally from Ohio, and received degrees from Heidelberg College, Ohio University, and Bowling Green State University. Her areas of academic focus included communication disorders (master’s degree) and communication (doctorate.) She taught speech pathology at Western Washington University in Bellingham, and communication at Bowling Green University in Ohio for over 18 years. She has also served as a trainer and consultant specializing in communication audits for businesses and individuals to improve their customer focus and interpersonal communication skills. Ruth was the Executive Director of the Coeur d’Alene Public Library Foundation from 2003-2014, raising funds to build and launch the new library, which opened in 2007. She is currently “retired,” but continues to consult and train in voice and presentation skills. A professional singer, Ruth is the vocalist with Tuxedo Junction Big Band and the Coeur d’Alene Big Band, as well as several small jazz quartets. She is married to Doug Fagerness, and has one daughter, Kelly Lattin.