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Education Leaders Ken Spero and Kathy Walter Appear on the GingerNewYork TV Show
Ken Spero of Ed Leadership SIMs, Along with Kathy Walter, CEO of Nsoma Will Discuss Learning Thru the Use of Computer Based Simulation. Friday, March 27, 2015. Manhattan Neighborhood Network TV Studios, NYC, Time Warner Cable Channel 34, 2pm EST.
Ken Spero: is CEO of Ed Leadership SIMs, LLC, a new venture established in partnership with the Graduate School of Education of the University of Pennsylvania (Penn GSE). ELS’ core objective is to use the concepts of Experience Design to build knowledge, skills, and decision-making capacity in large numbers of educational leaders through the use of computer based simulation. In his role, Ken continues his work in Experience Design to help leaders shift the focus from ‘what’ they think to ‘how’ they think, utilizing a Systems Thinking and Judgment/Consequence approach to improve strategic thinking, decision making and performance. http://www.edleadershipsims.com
Nsoma: is a company dedicated to solving the challenges of education at the intersection of programming and technology, which is a confusing arena. In Uganda, the Lugandan language is spoken as it is written. "Nsoma"
This is Nsoma's mission: to find the solutions that link technologies, reducing the complexity faced by schools and universities.
Kathy Walter, CEO
Kathy has a decade of experience managing IT projects, first as a COBOL programmer in the Utilities industry, then as an IT Project Manager in a variety of website consulting firms and the financial services industry. She also worked for nearly a decade in product management and development as a Technical Product Manager at Instinet Corporation, Associate Brand Manager at Gillette and Proctor & Gamble, and as a Senior Product Manager for Iron Mountain, before branching into Education.
Ms. Walter has a BA in Applied Math from Union College, an MBA From NYU’s Stern School of Business, and a Graduate Certificate in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL). Kathy has been an ESL Educator at Northeastern University and Cambridge Learning Center; an ESL curriculum consultant with the YearUp program in Boston; and a program developer for several teaching projects in Uganda. http://www.nsoma.com/
Special Appearance By: Carla Johnson
Comedienne Carla Johnson Drops By GingerNewYork to Promote Her Upcoming New York City Public Schools Fundraiser at Gotham Comedy Club at 6pm on Friday March 27, 2015. http://www.carlajohnston-
Media Contact: Laurie Sheppard
GingerNewYork found on Manhattan Neighborhood Network (MNN) since launching in November, 2010, has been showcasing the “Kool Kats…Gotham Nights” greats of music and culture of New York and beyond. What defines GingerNewYork is its host Ginger Broderick’s unique insight, connection to and pulse on the music and culture of Gotham making GingerNewYork one of the most sought after programs to appear on.
GingerNewYork can be seen in Manhattan on Time Warner Cable Channel 34, Fios Channel 33, and RCN Channel 82, every Friday afternoon at 2pm EST. It can also be seen live streaming on the Manhattan Neighborhood Network's website, www.mnn.org, Channel 1.
About GingerNewYork host Ginger Broderick:
Broderick perhaps better known to many as “The Media CPA” is a fixture on the media circuit.
Ms. Broderick appeared regularly for eight years on weekend morning financial segments for WABC Eyewitness News. She has appeared on Good Day New York, WNBC, CNBC, CNN, Fox Business News, Bloomberg, NY1 and WOR Radio discussing tax-related issues. She has interviewed with top financial publications such as The Wall Street Journal, Forbes, and Wealth Manager.
Ms. Broderick completed her TV Producer’s Certification at Manhattan Neighborhood Network and launched her own talk/variety show, GingerNewYork. Segments of the show are aired LIVE at the MNN studios and taped at the Gibson Guitar showroom/Rehearsal Studios in New York City.
Broderick is a faculty member of Queens College/CUNY Continuing Education Program. Broderick obtained a B.S. degree in accounting from St. John’s University in New York City and is a Certified Public Accountant licensed in the State of New York.
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Photo of Ms. Broderick Courtesy of Rasheem Morris