Listee Features — June 15, 2020

Bonnie Berger


Bonnie G. Berger, EdD, is renowned as an exercise and sport psychologist and an educator, who initially earned a Bachelor of Science from Wittenberg University in Springfield, Ohio, in 1962. She subsequently obtained a Master of Arts and an Doctor of Education from Columbia University in 1965 and 1972, respectively. Beginning her athletic endeavors as a swimmer at the YWCA at the age of 8, Dr. Berger has participated in the college varsity sports of basketball and volleyball, and on the synchronized swimming team at Wittenberg University. Recognized as a professor emerita of Bowling Green State University in 2019, Dr. Berger previously served as a professor and the director of the School of Human Movement, Sport and Leisure Studies between

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Coming from a family of veterinarians, Amanda Liffiton opened her own business in 2013, where she raises her own cows and sells freezer beef on a small scale. She then attended an entrepreneur seminar called “Live Out Loud”, where they guaranteed people to make money in three days and showed how to be an businessperson. They also came up with the idea for her business and told her to retail steaks, which she did, and that is how Pusheta Creek Steaks came to be. However, it started with having her own cattle in Ohio as a family-owned business, her being the fourth-generation growing up with livestock, along with having horses, sheep and cattle. Ms. Liffiton started buying heifers and raising

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Robin Granicy-Sergent


Described as a “Jill of All Trades,” Robin R. Granicy operates a variety of businesses out of her office. Under the umbrella of Granicy Square, she sells all-natural dog and cat food, koi food, bird food and veterinary supplies, including such brands as Nutra Source, Instinct, Zignature, Esscence, Inception, Victor, Taste of the Wild, Prey, Solid Gold and VetsDiet. Over the years, Ms. Granicy has also found success managing a gift shop with various antique, vintage and unique items.. Furthermore, Ms. Granicy gained valuable experience operating a recycling center and offering upcyling materials, as well as renting out moving trucks. She also notably provided her premises as a location for video and photo shoots. Moreover, Ms. Granicy also offers parking

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Having accrued more than 35 years of inimitable experience in the field of humanities research, Faye R. Sninchak garnered a laudable reputation as an English teacher on behalf of Chatham Central High School before her retirement in 2005. Initially joining the faculty staff in 1969, she notably found success as a department coordinator during the course of her tenure. Though she no longer teaches in the classroom, Ms. Sninchak has continued to work as an English item writer for the New York State Education Department in Albany since 1985 and as a coordinator of the English Regents rerating committee since 1992. Some of Ms. Sninchak’s former commitments have included a tenured position on the policy board of the Greater Capital

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Victoria Beard


Prior to embarking upon her professional path, Victoria F. Beard earned a Bachelor of Arts in speech and theater from the Houston Baptist University in 1980. She subsequently began her career as an actor with Management and Industrial Training Films in 1981. While active in this position, she graduated from the University of Houston with a Master of Arts in theater in 1982. Deciding to become a theater teacher to inspire and create future patrons of the arts, Ms. Beard applied her knowledge from her stellar education to create a superb career in acting and teaching the arts. From 1982 to 1983, Ms. Beard served as an acting teacher at Kinder High School for the Performing and Visual Arts in

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