Community Educators of the Month

Check out our Community Educator Spotlights for the Winter Semester…

Calvin Eaton


January 22nd | Foods Of The World: Nigeria & Somalia

January 27th & February 28th | Vegan Cheese Making, Tasting & Sip

January 30th | Professional Grant Writing 4 Beginners

February 3rd | Self Care 4 Entrepreneurs: A Healing Workshop

February 9th | Foods Of The World: South Africa

The Gluten Free Chef, Calvin Eaton, is an educator, chef and writer.  Calvin launched the website, The Gluten Free Chef Blog, in 2012 after years of living with the effects of fibromyalgia, chronic fatigue and celiac disease.  Continuing to raise awareness for holistic living, wellness and education, Calvin currently serves as Founder & Executive Director of 540WMain Community Learning Academy.


Linden Dukes & Daniel Dennis


January 22nd | Fit & Well Challenge w/ Getting It Done Fitness

Linden Dukes and Daniel Dennis believe in “Improving life by succeeding limitations placed on us by ourselves.”  Linden and Daniel both currently serve as lifestyle coaches as well as owners of Getting It Done Fitness.


Sarah Vitberg

January 29th | American Sign Language 4 Beginners

Sarah Vitberg is an active ASL interpreter throughout the Rochester community.  Sarah currently serves as the Manager of Getting It Done Fitness.


Patricia Woz

January 25th & February 10th | CPR / AED Training 4 Beginners

Patricia Woz is a jack of all trades when it comes to ambulatory health.  Patricia currently serves as:

  • BLS Instructor at American Heart Association
  •  CPR/AED/First Aid Instructor at The Y

  •  EMT at Brighton Volunteer Ambulance

  •  Small Business Owner at Protect A Life

  •  EMT at Penfield Volunteer Emergency Ambulance


Michael Lopez

February 1st | Know Your Rights: What To Do When Stopped By Police

Michael Lopez studied law at University of Wisconsin-Madison.  Michael currently serves as an Assistant Public Defender in Rochester.


Valyn Reed

February 7th | Sugar Addiction In The Black Community

Valyn Reed is a graduate student dietician.  Valyn currently serves as Manager of Better Choices, Better You.


Julie Burgess

January 31st | Essential Oils 4 Kids

February 12th | Essential Oils 4 Couples

Julie Burgess is an essential oils expert.  Julie currently serves as an Independent Distributor at Young Living Essential Oils.


Michaela Cultura


February 15th | Maximizing Social Media 4 Creatives

Michaela Cultura is a branding and marketing guru.  Michaela currently serves as a freelance Marketing & Social Media Manager in Rochester.


Imani Olear

February 19th & 26th | Yoga 4 A Good Hood

Imani Olear is a Pastor, Yogi, Writer and Meditator.  Imani currently serves as Manager of Evangelical Lutheran Church of the Reformation.


Marcus Bowens

February 21st & 27th | Hip-Hop Cardio

Marcus has created, trained and taught hip hop dance for over 10 years. Beginning at the age of 10 in the world of freestyle hip hop dance, Marcus has since become a versatile and dynamic choreographer.  He is also skilled in contemporary modern, African step, Caribbean dance hall and Irish step dance.  Marcus currently teaches hip-hop choreography to new students.