Day of Inspiration

Join us and leaders of the service industry as we celebrate what it is to serve others while caring for our own wellness. Listen to key speakers and interact with like-minded service professionals. Throughout the day, you’ll learn from experts about topics such as:

  • Setting goals (and reaching them!)
  • Discovering everyday opportunities
  • Staying inspired while inspiring others
  • Living your absolute best life


Founder, rlc global
Dave started rlc global in 2008 and it has grown into a global consultancy: helping business leaders be successful whilst achieving the life balance they desire. Dave does it as a role model, living in the remote Scottish highlands–working when he wants, how he wants, where he wants. He shares all the tools and techniques he’s created to make this a reality.

Leadership Coach
Margie is a LifePlan facilitator and coach who pushes her clients toward clarity and complex stories, leading them to a greater understanding of their purpose. She thrives in a collaborative environment focused on developing new ideas and vision. Margie has 20 years of experience helping individuals find their unique purpose and calling. She lives in Glen Ellyn with her husband Dave of 25 years and their two teenage daughters.

Sustainability Expert

Ashlee Piper is a sustainability expert, author, speaker and media personality whose work has been featured on 270+ television segments, including The TODAY Show, Good Morning America, and CNN, and in VOGUE, The Washington Post, InStyle, and NY Magazine. Piper recently published her bestselling book, Give A Sh*t: Do Good. Live Better. Save the Planet. to much critical and celebrity acclaim, branding it the ‘sustainability Bible.’ She’s consulted on sustainability practices with well-known companies such as airbnb, LUSH, Nissan, and Eileen Fisher, has been a cabinet-level advisor to two Massachusetts Governors, and has spoken at the United Nations and TED. She holds a BA from Brown University and a Masters degree in Evidence-Based Social Intervention from the University of Oxford, UK.

Relationships, Justice, and Faith Expert
Ashley is a speaker and writer, whose work has been featured in various magazines and digital outlets, including Darling,, Relevant, and Grit and Virtue. She is the author of Rise of the Truth Teller: Own Your Story, Tell it Like it is, and Live with Holy Gumption, and her YouVersion devotional, Finding God in the Hard Places, has been completed by over 250,000 people. Ashley is the co-host, alongside Tiffany Bluhm, of the hilarious and helpful podcast — Why Tho.

For more than 15 years, she has worked in non-profit spaces, leading faith-based initiatives, serving as a prison chaplain and pastor, and speaking at conferences, churches, and events. Ashley has an unrelenting passion for justice, particularly antihuman trafficking and mass incarceration initiatives, and serves as the Executive Board Chair of Treasures, a non-profit that reaches and supports women in the sex industry, and victims of sexual exploitation. Ashley and her husband, Cody officiate a lot of weddings, leading couples through premarital counseling, and are developing a curriculum and course to help people prepare for marriage.


Marriott Hoffman Estates
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Sunday, September 10, 2023
9:00 – 4:00 PM


Breakfast: 9:00 – 9:30am
Lunch: 12:30 – 1:00pm


Tickets are $150 per person and include a continental breakfast, lunch buffet, and snacks.