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Published:June 9th, 2010 10:41 EST
Judyth Piazza chats with Kent Healy, Co Author of Cool Stuff They Should Teach in School

Judyth Piazza chats with Kent Healy, Co Author of Cool Stuff They Should Teach in School

By Leon (Producer)


Kent is an avid athlete. He holds an advanced Scuba Diver`s License, two national titles for water polo in New Zealand, and worked as a beach lifeguard (NZ) for three years. He won the 100-yard freestyle at his League swimming championships in 2003 and was named MVP on his high school varsity swim team. He graduated from Los Altos High School (Northern California) in 2003 and is currently pursuing a communications major at Saddleback College where he is also on the swim team.

In New Zealand, Kent placed in the top two percent of high school students for graphic and industrial design. Kent has also designed logos, flyers, t-shirts, etc. for other companies as well as his own.

He was part of the Business Honors program and was selected by the Harvard Business School Association to receive a monetary scholarship rewarding his entrepreneurial efforts. Recently, he received membership to Phi Theta Kappa for his dedication to scholarly success. He has spoken to numerous schools and organizations and has a passion for helping other people improve their lives.

Kent enjoys surfing, snowboarding, wakeboarding, and the opportunity to travel and experience diverse cultures. He also has an interest in extreme sports such as whitewater rafting, bungee jumping, skimboarding, mountain biking, and car racing "although twenty-four hours a day just isn`t enough time to do it all.

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