Television Presenter: Psychology Topics. Newspaper Interviews on Wellness. Positive Aging. "A Quiet Miracle - Resilience: 9-11"
International & Inspirational Speaker: USA & Europe. 1980-Current.
Volunteer: Sheriff/Police Victim Advocate. Colorado Wildlife Rescue Team.
FUN In Progress: Seven Continents Marathoner.Endurance Athlete.
Done: Africa. North America. Asia. Europe. Latin America. Bucket-List: Oceana Antarctica
"Colorado Law Enforcement Special Olympics Torch Runs". Police Team.
U.S.A. Nationality/Citizenship. World-Citizen at Heart. Speaks Dutch & English. Consistently Elected President: Student Councils. Early & university education in elite private schools by German Benedictines and U.S. Jesuits.
Very Superior Intelligence:U.S. Standard Intelligence & Personality Scales.
Some Favorite Quotes
Life is short!
We have never too much time for gladdening
the hearts of those traveling this dark journey with us.
Oh, be swift to love, make haste to be kind.
Henri Frederic Amiel (1821-1881). Swiss Philospher, Critic, Poet.
" TRIVIA "
Dr. Maridel enjoys - beauty of nature, warmth of noble friendships, arts, laughter, animals (including humans!) & their welfare. ecology, tennis, plays classical guitar, martial arts, writing, practices yoga, world-adventures (runs in Mt. Kilimanjaro, Africa. Mt Everest, Himalayas. African Photo Safari & Hot-Air Balloon Ride. The Original Greek Marathon Course. Mayor's Midnight Sun Alaska Marathon. Latin America Race). long trail runs in Colorado & Europe. Belgian chocolates. moments of creative silence...