Susan Samelson Lecture Event at Ringling College of Art and Design

Susan Samelson Lecture Event at Ringling College of Art and Design


5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

This inaugural event is the first in an annual series featuring comic talents, presented with Osher Lifelong Learning Institute and Studio & Digital Arts.

5:30 – 6:30 PM: Cocktails and Hors D’Oeuvres 6:30 – 7:30 PM: Presentation by Yvonne Conte The Positive Power of Humor

Register by February 1st to or (insert number). Self-parking will be available in the parking lot south of the Museum. To ensure the safety of our community, all food and beverages will be served outdoors. Masks are required indoors for the presentation.

A talented Keynote Speaker and Author, Yvonne Conte has an appeal that transcends barriers of age, culture, & occupation. Since 1995, she has traveled the country delivering powerful life improvement messages & cultivating the energy of hope and change. A well-known authority on the power of humor and complete and balanced living, she promises to improve the way people live, work and play by changing the way they look at the world, causing them to be happier, healthier individuals.

Ms. Conte has been recognized by WTVH CBS, Empower Federal Credit Union & MVP Health Care with Woman in Leadership Awards, The SOHO Business Award, and by Zonta International, for her work with and for teachers and women. She has written seven books on humor, personal growth, leadership, faith, family & success including her #1 best seller: Serious Laughter, which has been translated into Chinese & sold in China.