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Speaker & Facilitator, Dori Gillam
"The trouble with
doing nothing is you never know when you're done..."  - Anonymous
Board Retreats

As a professional facilitator, I use Liberating Structures techniques to help your board or senior management team move through a new process, inspire them to make change, or address challenges.

Please contact me for a client list and exploratory discussion.

 “I am always happy to work with Dori! My organization has hosted many of her programs and she is consistently charming, reliable, smart & funny. A great presenter!”
- Wendy Pender, Older Adult Services,
King County Library System
Research shows combining learning with laughter is the easiest way to reach people. 


Talking about aging can be difficult. When you invite me to speak at your event, I bring awareness and pragmatic tips while we have fun. If you are looking for an entertaining, engaging speaker for your group, please choose from the topics below and contact me to schedule now!

Presentation Topics:

  • ​Aging is a Laughing Matter!

  • I Don’t Know How to Act My Age

  • Developing Resilience

  • Death is the New Sex

  • Retired or Rewired

  • Wisdom Cafés

  • What's Age Got to do With It?

Aging is a Laughing Matter!

Aging is a Laughing Matter!

A lighter look at aging, including becoming aware of ageism in our society (ageism lite). This presentation is suitable for ages 13-103 and focuses on intergenerational interaction. Popular in libraries, and where retirement communities partner with schools.

“This is the best program I have ever attended!”
- Peg

Doodlebiz Graphic – Drawn live at the “Baby Boomer Boot Camp” in Issaquah where I gave my “Developing Resilience” talk. It was done by live graphic artist Ann Jess, owner of The Doodle Biz.

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