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Jennifer Dardano

Phone: 561.352.7479

Jennifer Dardano is a seasoned Realtor Associate at Douglas Elliman Realtor in Boca Raton.
She will be providing monthly blogs to give families what they need to purchase or sell their home.

Dr. Anthony Dardano

Phone: (561) 361-0065

Dr. Dardano is a Board Certified South Florida Plastic Surgeon who will be bringing blogs, providing valuable information on the latest in cutting edge plastic surgery technology.

Elizabeth Kelley Grace

Phone: 855-525-2899

Liz is a mom and co-founder/partner of The Buzz Agency, a Delray Beach public relations firm.

Jackie Reeves

Phone: 561-289-5308

Jackie is a finance expert, frequent CNBC guest host and Managing Director at Bell Rock Capital. She will be brining to us monthly financial advice blogs.

April Iannazzone


April is the CEO of a ZONE Venture LLC and Founder of the Sexy, Self-Made, Success Club. April is passionate about her family and about helping other women find BALANCE in both their lives and their bank accounts.

Carolyn Kelley North

Phone: 561-251-2474

Carolyn a licensed psychotherapist and author specializing in treating individuals, couples and families struggling with a variety of issues, including: relationship conflicts, parenting dilemmas, depression, body image, stress and anxiety.

Lori Garner

Phone: 954 675 4835

Lori is one of South Florida’s premier photographers specializing in a wide variety of areas. She is also Spotlight Moms exclusive Photographer

Joel Silver

Joel Silver has been in the news industry for the last 20 years in such roles with ABC and the Florida News Channel. He currently owns the production company Silver Digital Media and is Spotlight Moms Digital Video Director.

Andrea Garcia

Andrea is President of the Junior League of Boca Raton as well as a Senior Sales Consultant with OasisOutsourcing. She also sits on the Advisory Board for the Kids Safe Foundation and the Junior Leagues Endowment Fund.

Nicole K Taylor

Phone: 704-728-6632

Nicole is a former reporter now mom and photographer. She also heads up the Charlotte office of Spotlight Moms.

Heather McMechan

COO–chief operating officer–of my family and a work-at-home mom who founded Local Mom Scoop.

Pattie Runyon Goldenberg

Pattie is a Rodan and Fields Palm Beach Independent Consultant who will be bringing to SM segments on beauty and wellness.

Casey Philbrick

Casey runs the Family, Travel and Adventure blog Hunting for Rubies. She is the Mom of Irish Twins, and deems herself a free spirit who loves to plan. Her family is also Disney obsessed!

Aileen Van Pelt

Aileen Van Pelt is a journalist turned PR pro with a passion for fashion and a background in television news. That’s how she met her videographer husband who offers the “Daddy” perspective on their blog, They share tips and videos on fashion, food and family fun while chronicling their adventures at home and abroad with their daughters.

Christina Nicholson

Christina is a former TV journalist turned public relations specialist. She specializes in getting businesses and brands media exposure, as well as working as a social media specialist, blogger, writer, and Younique presenter.

Kimberly Gladsden

Kimberly Gladsden, M,ED, Ed.S created “Growing Up Glad” Blog. As a mother of 2 daughters and former Elementary School Guidance Counselor, she now writes about girls growing up with gratitude, gladness, giving and of course, glamour. She is an Ambassador for the Samaritans365 Foundation and a Committee Chair for Gilda’s Club South Florida.

Stephanie Moulton Sarkis PhD NCC LMHC


Stephanie Moulton Sarkis PhD NCC LMHC is an author, psychotherapist and coach in private practice, and is a blogger for The Huffington Post and Psychology Today.

Randy Friedman


Randy Friedman- Professional Athlete, Author and Motivational Speaker

Kerri White, DDS


Leading dentist in the Boca Raton community offering dental tips throughout 2016 for Spotlight Families Magazine.

Dana Desser


Meet Dr. Dana Desser, board-certified orthopedic surgeon serving Royal Palm Beach, Florida and the surrounding Wellington, Belle Glade, Jupiter and Boynton Beach.

Minelle Tendler


Dr. Tendler earned her dental degree from the University of Puerto Rico, School of Dental Medicine. She owns Tendler Orthodontics in Boca Raton that delivers the highest quality level of care for children, teens and adults.

Allison Laine


Allison Laine shares her passion for skincare and cosmetics with Beauty Society. Five years ago, she began using these products and they instantly began healing her long-term skin issues. Not knowing where her love for this line would take her, it has now blossomed into a career where she can work from home while raising her family.

Jennifer Parker


Food and Nutrition Policy Consultant and Nutritional Therapist Jennifer Parker dedicates her time to drawing attention to the politics behind our food, educating readers about the social, environmental, economic and health issues that are attached to growing, processing and consuming the foods we eat today. In light of the global obesity epidemic and growing concern for transparency in the food system, Jennifer started the blog which acts as a useful tool for consumers to learn which are the best/worst foods to shop and eat, while also learning how to avoid harmful ingredients, how to cook good, clean foods at home for less and how to take a stand against unethical food practices.