Speakers and Coaches





Eben Carsey
Eben Carsey, MD, is a retired pediatrician. He is currently doing some work as a spiritual director following up on the Masters of Divinity degree that he secured prior to medical school. He serves as a member of the Boulder Community Health ethics committee.


Kathy Dansky
Kathryn Dansky recently retired from Pennsylvania State University, where her teaching and research focused on management issues in healthcare organizations. Kathryn earned a PhD from Ohio State University, College of Business, and MBA from Ohio University. She is a registered nurse and was formerly Director of the Athens County Visiting Nurse Association in Athens, Ohio.


Susan Mackey The Conversation Project In Boulder County

Susan Mackey
Susan Mackey is the director of Out of the Box Funeral Planning, educating those who are interested in being proactive about planning for their “final exit.” She specializes in alternative and less costly funeral planning and in the creation of comprehensive health care advance directives.