Missouri Association of Elementary School Principals (MAESP)
Kent Rader is a professional speaker, author, and comedian. He helps companies and associations wanting to be successful by reducing stress through laughter. Having spent twelve years as CFO and CEO of hospitals and five years in public accounting, Kent has experienced the stress of today's business world first hand. In 1998 Kent became a professional speaker so he could share the importance of laughter in combating stress. In 2002, Kent published his stress reduction book titled "Let It Go, Just Let It Go." Consumed with making people laugh, Kent began working in comedy clubs that same year in order to improve his already gifted sense of humor.
After growing up in a deaf household, William Martinez earned his bachelor's degree in musical theatre from the University of Northern Colorado before moving to Los Angeles to pursue his acting and singing career.
As an actor and singer, Martinez has toured the nation with Thank You for The Music: A Modern Tribute to ABBA; sailed the high seas performing opera, Broadway, pop, jazz, and other musical styles on Silversea Cruises; and performed in more than 20 musical shows. He has entertained at countless award shows, honor galas, and charity events, including Paul Newman's SeriousFun for children, and regularly performs for elementary school students with Musical Theatre West, Musical Theatre Guild, and New West Symphony.