centralparkjoggercoverapr2013Crotched Mountain Foundation’s Hilliard Speaker Series is pleased to bring writer and inspirational speaker Trisha Meili to Crotched Mountain on May 1, 2013 at 3:00 p.m. in Carter Hall. Trisha will share the challenging and inspiring moments of her journey of healing after surviving a savage attack when jogging in 1989.Trisha’s story is not of a tragedy, but rather one of healing. The horror of her experience brought an outpouring of support and love from her family, friends, healthcare workers, co-workers and strangers.

Today Trisha is one of the most sought after inspirational speakers on the lecture circuit. Audiences enjoy Trisha’s energy, wit and poignant stories about the power of the human spirit. Through her work, book and lectures, she reaches out to people struggling through recovery from any number of problems, offering hope and possibility.

For years, Trisha Meili was known to the world as the Central Park Jogger. Her amazing story of survival and recovery was detailed in her best-selling memoir, I Am The Central Park Jogger: A Story of Hope and Possibility.

If you are interested in attending the Hilliard Speaker Series, contact Paula Raymond at 603-547-3311, ext. 1486.