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RHONDA TURPIN, Author and Publisher

Worldbooks Publishing, 8870 Darrow Road, Suite 106-30, Twinsburg, Ohio 44087
worldbookspublishing@gmail.com
www.worldbooksetc.com


CAREER OBJECTIVE


To offer literature that will educate and entertain.

‚ÄčAUTHOR RELATED EXPERIENCE

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Founder of World Books Etc. Independent Publishing, located in Twinsburg Ohio.  Founder
of JUMP Inc., a non-profit located in Cuyahoga County.  Grantwriter, Community Activist.
Worked at Hitchcock Center for Women as Drug Treatment Counselor, and Funding
Developer.  Consultant for more than 24 non-profits, setting them up, writing grants,
correcting compliance issues, and development non-traditional funding strategies.


EDUCATION




MSUS(Master's of Science in Urban Studies)from Levin College of Urban Affairs, Cleveland
State University, Cleveland Ohio.

B.S. In Social Work, with minor in Psychology.

Associates Degree in Liberal Arts.

Certification In Mental Health Habilitation from Cuyahoga Community College.

Certificated in Outcome Measures from United Way.

FEATURED PARTICIPANT



REAL WOMEN, REAL VOICES: Speaker at Columbia University Symposium, Feb. 26th, 2016.
Presented on Amendment XIII.  Contact:  Ajames@justiceashealing.org

2 High 4 The Price: Spoke/Presented skit at Pathways Youth Program, and ABC Alternative
School to at-risk youth, Jan/Feb. 2016.

Work And Money: guest on weekly show sponsored by City Newspaper, James Crosby,
Cleveland Ohio.  Presented on setting up non-profit organizations. Contact:
james@citynewsohio.com

Cleveland State University SPOTLIGHT: guest on weekly radio show, sponsored by
Cleveland State University, Asst. Director, Prestor Pickett, host.  Presented on the
Faith-Based Initiative, and how to fund an agency through grants and other funding
development.  Contact:  Mr. Prestor Pickett, 216-687-2000.

CONGRESS



Worked with Senator Patrick Sweeney, on HB 255.  Presented to State Committee.
Advocate for Mandatory Education for prisoners(Mandatory GED is now in effect due
to the legislation passed).


MEMBER/AFFILIATESThe Angel Project through The Ladies Of Hope Ministries, New York; Ambassador for
Justice As Healing, Boston Mass; FAMM (Families Against Mandatory Minimums).

BOOK PORTFOLIO



In Prison With Martha Stewart-celebrity biography- 2005
The Game Is Dead, sci-fi- 2009
Free Money In America, Business/grants-2012
In Prison With Lauryn(Hill)- celebrity biography- 2013
The Obama Proclamation, memoir- 2016

NEWS RELEASE


THE OBAMA PROCLAMATION, by Rhonda Turpin

The OBAMA PROCLAMATION is a narrative expose depicting the ills of federal
mandatory minimum sentences.  The book is full of historic documents, including
correspondence from former President Abraham Lincoln; an essay by Benjamin
Banneker, and President Barack Obama's speeches.

The OBAMA PROCLAMATION went live on March 11, 2016, for Print,  $14.95, and the ebook is $2.99.
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