Dr. John Shufeldt, MD, JD, MBA, FACEP, is an author, speaker, serial student, indefatigable change agent, physician and multidisciplinary entrepreneur. His pursuits share a common thread in his unrelenting drive to push the boundaries beyond what is possible. He made a commitment to himself decades ago that he’d go back to school every ten years to learn something new. This unwavering commitment to learning drives everything that he does, and inspired him to create this MOOC.
Maribeth worked as a high school English teacher for five years before joining the Outliers Publishing team as Education Director. Her years in the classroom taught her the importance of creating lessons that connect with students, a principle that guided her efforts as she designed this MOOC. She is passionate about inspiring students to pursue their most amazing future.
Amy’s love of learning has fueled her continual efforts for self-improvement. After working in the professional world for four years, she went back to school to receive her MBA. She regularly takes online courses in a myriad of subjects to refine her skills and broaden her understanding of different topics. She is passionate about her family, photography, exploring the outdoors, and personal financial success; she writes successful blogs about the latter two.
Caitlin’s passion for lifelong learning and storytelling sparked at an early age. In 2013, she graduated cum laude with a Bachelor of Arts in Journalism and Public Relations from Arizona State University’s Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication. From publishing newspaper articles to hosting open casting calls, she has worked with companies like FORD Modeling and Talent Agency, McKinnon Dunford Media, The Downtown Devil, and inMOTIONmedia. As a LeadershipYOU MOOC team member, Caitlin is thrilled to inspire audiences worldwide with quality educational content.
Tiffany is a lifelong learner who has earned two masters, one in secondary education and one in business administration. She also previously taught mathematics at the high school and college level. She enjoys spreading the love for learning and helping others succeed in their everyday life.