Susan Lee Mintz is a baby-boomer, motivational author, lecturer and fitness guru from Troy, New York. She currently resides in Boca Raton, Florida.
Susan is an HIV/AIDS facilitator for support groups within her area including at her church Jesus People Proclaim International Church in Deerfield Beach, Florida and at Century Village Retirement Community in Boca Raton. She serves as the Executive Director of the “I Love My Life Ministry” and the wellness center at Jesus People Proclaim. Susan has served over the years in multiple capacities and with multiple agencies to include Hospice by the Sea in Boca Raton and for 6 years was an 11th hour volunteer both at their care center and for people in their homes. Susan was a volunteer with Disaster Services of The American Red Cross, The American Association for Suicide Prevention and the Boca Raton Chamber of Commerce to name a few. Her advocacy and support of HIV/AIDS patients and families has been instrumental in helping many hurting people get through their personal stories of love and loss.
Susan’s legacy includes having written several weekly motivational columns for the Boca Raton Newspaper and had been a guest speaker at the 2008 National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Dinner (NBHAAD) held in West Palm Beach. Susan’s abstinence only program was presented before the Women of Tomorrow Organization at Booker T. Washington Senior High School in Miami and throughout Florida. Susan was a volunteer with the Comprehensive AIDS Program of Palm Beach County, Real AIDS Prevention Program (RAPP), Area 9 Minority AIDS Network, and the Palm Beach County Substance Abuse Coalition (PBCSAC. Susan’s lecture series entitled “YOU DON’T GET AIDS FROM LOVING SOMEBODY” has been presented throughout South Florida as she speaks openly about abstinence and testing in order to stop the spread of this deadly disease. Susan gives her testimony before youth and single ministries, in high schools, churches, synagogues, organizations, and other venues in regard to HIV/AIDS testing, education, and awareness. Susan is still an HIV/AIDS advocate for testing and believes that mandatory legislation for testing of all STD’s should be put in place.
Susan is available for on/off air interviews, speaking engagements and personal appearances. For a full bio or more information, please visit the website at www.SusanMintz.com.
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