Oct 082011
Mark Skeie

Mark Skeie

Mark Skeie was newly retired and looking for a new pathway for his life when he participated in the Evolve leadership development class. His project was to development a retirement planning workshop. He developed the workshop but felt there was more to be done. Mark started to explore the possibility of developing a workbook for retirement planning.

He partnered with Janet Skeie, who took the course a few years later, and over 15 contributors, editors, and designers to produce the guidebook, Mapping Your Retirement: A Personal Guide to Maintaining Your Health, Managing Your Money, and Living Well. Mark and Janet established a nonprofit organization to distribute the guide and accompanying workshops (

Organizations in 17 states have purchased the facilitator’s guides that help individual continue to live productive, contributing lives as they age.