Edward Lopatin has a master’s in public administration and is a graduate of the Coro Foundation midlevel executive program. He received Toastmasters International’s highest honor, the Distinguished Toastmaster designation, and has won numerous regional speech contests. Edward was director of Finance and Administration at San Francisco’s Juvenile Probation. Before that, he was an audit manager in the city’s Controllers Office. Throughout his career, Edward coached dozens of employees, friends, and colleagues to help them realize professional success. During his professional career and in the years since he retired, Lopatin served on a number of community and political boards in San Francisco and in Palm Springs. Lopatin lives in Palm Springs, California, and can be reached at EdwardLopatin@gmail.com.