SPEAKERSMeet Your 2016 Blue Ridge Boot Camp Team
National Marketing DirectorCurt Beavers has been part of the Juice Plus+ family for over 25 years and has franchises in all 50 states and over 20 countries. A member of the prestigious 100 Club and recipient of the Founder’s Award, Curt is passionate about helping others make a life, not just a living. On any given day, Curt connects with 5,000+ distributors around the world via live events, webinars, conference calls, website visitors, and face-to-face interaction.Curt and his wife, Lori, have raised their 3 children in the Atlanta area and became first-time grandparents just last year. They serve on a number of boards and ministries and enjoy spending lots of time at their house on Lake Oconee.In April of 2013, Curt also became a published author, co-writing I Call Shotgun with Tommy Newberry. His next book, Make A LIfe, was released earlier this year.
Sales Coordinator, Owner ATL Urban FarmsBret Bowlin operates ATL Urban Farms, located in Forsyth County, Georgia. Raised in the Atlanta area, he has worked in the horticulture industry for 30 years as a landscape contractor and nurseryman.Since 2008 Bret has been using sustainable methods of growing clean food. In 2013, Bret Bowlin teamed up with Curt Beavers to establish ATL Urban Farms to provide seedlings, workshops, tools, and resources for Tower Gardeners, with the simple goal of helping people learn the better way to grow clean food and their Juice Plus+ businesses.He also works with Tim Blank of Future Growing, LLC, bringing the Tower Garden technology to commercial and urban farmers everywhere.Bret has worked in the horticulture industry for over 30 years, and has been active in agribusiness, on the Georgia Urban Agriculture Council, and with local tech schools.He and Cindy live on the farm where they raised their children, Catherine and Sam, who are both college students.
Leanne Gordon Miller
National Marketing DirectorLeanne Gordon, now Leanne Gordon Miller, enjoys “living life to the plus” in the beautiful, warm, sunshine in Orlando with her 6 kids and her husband, Jake!Leanne has been honored at the Elton Awards several times, including “Rookie of the Year” and “39 Club Member of the Year,” and then became a 100 Club member in 2010.She describes her team as a beautiful picture of old friends and new friends, an amazing example of what can be done by a handful of passionate, committed people!“Because I said “YES” to Juice Plus years ago, I get to say YES to what means the MOST to me today!!” Funded by the National Institute of Health and American Cancer Society and Recipient of a “Young Investigator Award” from the Federation of the American Society of Experimental Biologists.
Southeast Regional Sales DirectorAttended the University of Arkansas with a Major in Special Education and a Minor in Psychology. After leaving college moved to Memphis where she began a career in the Investment Banking Industry which led to a degree from the Institute of Finance, New York City, in 1980, with a Series Seven General Securities License in Investments. While involved in that Industry, She was one of only three WOMEN in the U.S. (at that time) specializing in her SPECIFIC area of Securities Trading and Investments and was Vice-President of the company she was then working with, in charge of all Government Securities Trading and Sales.Now in her 26th year with The Juice Plus+ Company, she started in the Distributor Support Department (approximately 21yrs) where she was the Director of that Program for 7 years! She actually promoted out the first NMD in that program!She is now part of the Sales and Marketing Team as the Regional Sales Director of the Southeast Region and very much loves working with the leadership to further develop the Region!
Jamie and Jeran Kenzie
National Marketing Director and Senior Sales CoordinatorJamie is married to Jeran Kuenzie and together they have 3 beautiful, healthy children: Owen 9, Addie 7 and Ethan 4. They live in Washington, Missouri. Jamie has been in the Juice Plus+ business for 13 years. Her dedication and drive to succeed in this franchise has allowed her to fully retire from her professional Occupational Therapy career. Jeran is an SSC with the Juice Plus company. His degree is in finance and is currently a “Change and Configuration Manager” for Thomson-Reuters (IT). Their family goal is to be able to retire daddy by the end of this year.Jamie and Jeran lead by example, for many, day in and day out in their personal and professional life by being the epitome of becoming a “product of the product”. You can catch them almost daily conquering a CrossFit workout or out on the soccer field. Jamie has mastered sharing on social media by making her private public. People follow and want to know what they do. Jamie recently was a 39 Club of the year nominee at the Elton’s this past fall conference and this past February her team achieved the highest club recognition in the US, 100 Club.
Joel and Julie Herbst
National Marketing DirectorsJoel and Julie Herbst are National Marketing Directors and 100 Club members with the Juice Plus+ Company®. They live in Boca Raton, FL with their two children. Julie earned the position of National Marketing Director in 2003. She has received 2 Elton Awards and has spoken around the world for the Juice Plus Company®. Julie and Joel received the Juice Plus Company’s Founders Award in 2015. Julie has a background in journalism, education and she spent 23 years in the fitness industry as a Certified Fitness Instructor and Personal Trainer. After learning about Juice Plus+®, Julie became very passionate about inspiring healthy living around the world. With two small children at home, she worked in stolen moments to achieve goals. Joel became a National Marketing Director in 2005. He has been working in the field of education for over 20 years as a teacher, administrator, school superintendent and is currently an Assistant Dean of the College of Education at a Florida university. Joel and Julie are so thankful for their team who has truly made a difference in the lives of thousands of people.
Dr. Rick DuBois
National Marketing DirectorDoctor Richard E. DuBois is a Board Certified physician of Infectious Diseases who has retired from a very active private practice in Atlanta, Georgia where he had been since 1968.His career is highlighted by many awards, honors, and proclamations of prestige from his colleagues.He is the past president of the Georgia Society of Internal Medicine and of the Infectious Diseases Society of Georgia. He is the past president of the Medical Association of Atlanta. He was the medical director of the first maximum containment treatment facility for the Centers for Disease Control.He has held national medical offices and published many manuscripts in peer reviewed medical journals.He has been selected by his peers as one of the “Best Doctors in America every year since 1994”.In surveys by Atlanta Magazine the doctors of Atlanta chose Dr. DuBois as the doctor they would choose for their own care if they themselves were sick with an infectious disease including HIV.He has been awarded the Award of Excellence in Teaching at Atlanta Medical Center where he was chosen as the “Most Valuable Physician” and re-elected for eight years as Chief of Internal Medicine. He was a medical staff member there for 36 years.He has recently retired from active medical practice which has allowed him to influence thousands of people with the message of how better nutrition can help maintain health and decrease the risk of disease.
Chris and Kacy Schloss
National Marketing DirectorsKacy Schloss graduated with her doctor of pharmacy degree from the University of Missouri-Kansas City in 2010. Upon graduation, she has practiced in community pharmacy, with her resume including: Pharmacy Manager and Clinical Point Person for the greater St. Louis region. Her career introduced her to her husband, Chris Schloss, who is also a doctor of pharmacy from St. Louis College of Pharmacy. Chris practices at Mercy Hospital in Washington, MO. Kacy and Chris now have a very happy and healthy 19 month-old Juice Plus baby, Cameron, and another Juice Plus baby on the way.In March of 2014, Chris and Kacy began to practice prevention by night by saying YES to the Juice Plus Virtual Franchise. With their amazing team, they reached National Marketing Director in a year’s time. It’s all because people matter to them. Their mission drives them and they’re fully committed to inspiring healthy living around the world. In 2 years time, they’ve impacted thousands of lives and now have a 50 Club team. They were also awarded the 2015 Elton award for Rookie of the Year.Their Juice Plus business has allowed Kacy to retire from her pharmacy career, and she is able to stay at home with Cameron. Chris and Kacy are working to create a future that will soon allow Chris to step away from his pharmacy career and give their family time freedom, allowing the to fully Make a Life.
NMD, 100 Club, RN, BSNBrandy resides in Washington, MO with her husband Ken and 4 daughters. She became a "Mom on a Mission" 13 years ago after being introduced to the Juice Plus products. At that time, she realized it would be more rewarding to focus on wellness and prevention, and helping families stay intact versus focusing on disease and medicine. Today, Brandy is more passionate than ever before, inspiring healthier and wealthier living around the world, helping people realize their fullest potential with their health and dreams.
Scott excelled as an All-American athlete in High School and College. He is married to Amy Goetz, National Marketing Director with The Juice PLUS+ Company. For the last 40 years, he has served in various ministries, as a Youth Pastor, Singles Pastor, and Adult Small Groups Pastor, and Interim Pastor in Florida and Georgia. He’s presently serving as a Life Coach to area Pastors – as well as for Reps within the Juice Plus Community.
Scott’s Life Purpose is: To Bring out the best in others.