Contributors

Charlene Bush

is the marketing manager at TWO MEN AND A TRUCK®; Ann Arbor, Brighton, Brownstown and Oakland, SW, Michigan.

Devin Carroll

is the Chief Compliance Officer and half partner of Cogent Advisory Group, an SEC Registered Investment Advisor, as well as a financial advisor at Carroll Investment Management. For more information, please visit https://socialsecurityintelligence.com/.

Doug Chalgian

of Chalgian & Tripp Law Offices, is both certified in elder law by the National Elder Law Foundation and a Fellow with the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel. He has served as Chair of both the Probate and Estate Planning and Elder Law and Disability Sections of the State Bar.  Mr. Chalgian previously served on the Commission on Services to the Aging. He was one of about a dozen attorneys on the Michigan Trust Code Drafting Committee, and has been selected three times as one of the top 100 lawyers in Michigan by Super Lawyers Magazine. Mr. Chalgian writes and speaks regularly on the topics of estate planning, elder law, and probate court litigation. mielderlaw.com.

Allen Klein

is an award-winning speaker who shows audience’s worldwide how to use humor and positive thinking to deal with life’s not-so-funny stuff. (www.allenklein.com) He is a recipient of a Lifetime Achievement Award from the Association for Applied and Therapeutic Humor, a Certified Speaking Professional designation from the National Speakers Association, and a Toastmaster’s Communication and Leadership Award, Klein is also a best-selling author of 26 books, including The Healing Power of Humor, You Can’t Ruin My Day, and Secrets Kids Know. He is also a blogger at Bottom Line Inc (http://bottomlineinc.com/blogs/60-seconds-of-happy) and a TEDx presenter (http://tinyurl.com/z4hfsx5).

Glenn Matecun

is a Michigan estate planning and elder care attorney, helping families plan for life, deal with death, resolve conflict, protect assets and preserve a lasting legacy. For more information, please visit www.MichiganEstatePlans.com.

Sharon McRill

is owner and president of The Betty Brigade, a full-service relocation and organization company based in Ann Arbor, Michigan and serving clients nationwide - we come to you! For more expert advice or to get a quote to help you relocate, downsize, or get organized, visit The Betty Brigade website.

Liz Petrone

is a mama, yogi, writer, warrior, wanderer, dreamer, doubter, and hot mess; and she writes about love and loss and babies and how life can be so hard and so beautiful all at the same time. Please visit Liz on her website at lizpetrone.com.