Trish McCarty, business strategist and education expert, was recently selected to be a part of the exclusive “X-Group” – a new Dicks + Nanton Ultimate Celebrity Expert® Mastermind group.
Phoenix, AZ – July 3, 2014 – Trish McCarty, Founder and CEO of StarShine Academy, is proud to announce that she has been accepted into the newest Dicks + Nanton Ultimate Celebrity Expert® Mastermind group, also known as “The X-Group.” This year-long MasterMind experience includes unprecedented events across the United States and networking opportunities with some of the country’s leading business minds. The purpose of The X-Group is to meet with other experts and leaders around the country to brainstorm new ideas for taking companies to the next level.
Trish McCarty, along with several other business leaders from various industries will participate in MasterMind events with marketing expert and legend Dan Kennedy, best-selling author, speaker and noted business consultant Brian Tracy, President of High Point University and business expert Dr. Nido Qubein and others. Each member of The X-Group exhibits stellar business acumen along with a commitment to build a thriving business that has value to others and gives back to opportunity they have all been given.
Dicks + Nanton Co-Founder, Nick Nanton, remarked, “We prefer to consciously employ this (MasterMind) principle. And as members of great MasterMinds with incredible leaders and facilitators, we have found this concept reveals new ideas, ventures and possibilities, while exponentially expanding our businesses through the vast power it holds.”
Trish McCarty is one of America’s leading business strategy and education experts on developing peak performance in schools through school management, technology and processes, shared brand marketing and cutting-edge student resources in brain-based training, self-discipline, self-esteem, motivation, and results. She has inspired thousands with her lectures, interviews, published articles and best-selling books. She has been an impassioned leader for K-12 education reinvention, alongside her corporate banking and technology backgrounds, serving on many children’s charity boards throughout her life. Trish McCarty helps education superstars and professionals have more power and income for reinventing K-12 education. She has democratized the best schools and brought innovation to an audience who traditionally found it difficult to get involved.
In 2013, Ms. McCarty was recently featured as a guest on the TV show “America’s PremierExperts®.” The show, filmed in Orlando, FL, was seen on NBC, CBS, ABC and FOX network affiliates around the country. A feature story about Ms. McCarty was recently seen on Bloomberg Businessweek as well as the online home pages of major publications such as CNBC, The Boston Globe, MarketWatch, Reuters and Yahoo!Finance, among many others. Ms. McCarty was also recently featured in Inc. Magazine as part of a feature called “America’s PremierExperts® Presents: The Next Big Thing.” Her latest book, Think and Grow Rich Today: The World's Leading Experts Reveal How They are Using the Classic Principles of Napoleon Hill to Think and Grow Rich Today!, reached best-seller status on Amazon.com upon release.
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Ms. McCarty came into the world with a global view; born in Frankfurt, Germany, as a U.S. Air Force military “brat” and as a child in Tokyo, Japan, where she served on the United Nations Board of Children. She attended Fort Lewis College, in her family’s home town of Durango, Colorado with a human biology and neuroscience major and was recruited from there as an executive for AT&T. After five years, she was recruited by the President of Mellon Bank to develop national banking centers. An avid entrepreneur, she subsequently started a bank that grew to $128M in five years and won awards and highlights in national news including INC. Magazine. Her company opened her first charity charter school, STARSHINE ACADEMY INTERNATIONAL SCHOOLS in the fall of 2002 for K-12 disadvantaged children, on a crime-ridden street in Arizona. The highly acclaimed academic “School Eco-Village” is a replicable model for success based on the holistic education of a child in health, wealth, happiness, body, mind, and spirit. It integrates the environment and personal health with a community garden and the spirit with music, art and technology. All of the children participate in community service projects integrated into the curriculum to learn economic development and patriotism.
She has created partnerships with the United Nations by hosting 11 Days of Peace & Sustainability each year from 9-11—21. The school prototype model integrates the best practices for human growth and spiritual transformation.
Trish travels the world speaking with the most influential leaders with the intention of spreading sustainability through building community, locally as well as globally. Ms. McCarty is a Lincoln Center Fellow for Arizona State University for Education Leadership and is a partner at ASU Skysong Innovation Center. Yoga is an integral part of the StarShine student curriculum as Ms. McCarty has studied and taught yoga for nearly thirty years. She is a constant community activist for peace, women in global leadership, and child advocacy. She is married to guitarist and platinum recording artist, Steve McCarty. She has four children and eight grandchildren. Steve and Trish frequently combine their talents in workshops and lectures to spread their message of empowerment, love, harmony, and unity.
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