Dr. Kim Nugent is the best-selling author of Did I Say Never. Kim shares her personal 32 year spiritual journey, a true story, filled with sorrows and joys, challenges and tears that unfolded during her marriage and life as a step parent. The intention of the book is to provide ideas, questions, resources and heartfelt encouragement for parent’s to help their special needs child or adult so they achieve their full potential and improve the overall quality of their life.
Kim never thought she would marry again and for sure not to a man who had children. Little did she know that her life would change --in unimaginable and dramatic ways, and this is where the story begins!
Did I Say Never is an emotional journey of love, frustration, and overwhelm. Kim step-by-step describes the details of each step she took on the path and talks about the Angels that appeared just at the right time to guide and uplift her.
While Kim does not have all the answers for you and your family, she knows the struggles, pains, joys and victories. Kim offers remarkable disability resources and questions for consideration for you, your family, teachers, and caregivers.
Have you ever felt completely lost, confused or extremely overwhelmed about what to do next with your disabled child or adult? Have you ever felt clueless as to what questions to ask next or what resources might be available to you? Then grab a copy and don’t let anyone stop you from “designing your life without limits”! Did I Say Never is a must read.
BIOGRAPHY Dr. Kim Nugent is an innovation leadership coach with an exceptional track record of engaging aspiring leaders. As a certified coach, keynote speaker, and three-time leadership best-selling author, Kim is a sought-after Promotion Protocol expert for both younger and experienced professionals in the workforce today! Her fifth book will be out in September of this year. It is titled: Paving Your Path: What Next for High School Graduates?
Prior to her current career as an author, trainer, and coach, Kim worked in higher education for many years as a University President and VP of Faculty Development. Prior to higher education, Kim spent over twenty years in the hospitality industry which included Divisional Manager for Hilton Hotel, and Special Projects Manager for Brennan’s.
Kim as a doctorate degree in Education, an MBA, a master’s in Human Resources Management and a master’s degree in Instructional Design and Online Learning, and a bachelor’s degree in Hotel and Restaurant Management.