Youth & Family Team
Kimberly Akers, Youth & Family Director
Kimberly Akers has been a student of The Science of Mind since 2008, and has been with youth since 2010 teaching the principles of Science of Mind to our youngest practitioners. Her passion is to teach these principles of Love, Life, Light, Peace, Beauty, Joy, and Truth to all youth. She has a love for taking the big ideas of Science of Mind and turning them into fun and easy to understand activities for children. She loves the Joy and excitement these kids have for learning these principles.
“There is a laughter of God — let’s laugh it. There is a song of the Universe — let’s sing it. There is a hymn of praise — let’s praise it. There is a joy, a beauty; there is a deep, abiding peace; let’s experience it. “ – Dr. Ernest Holmes
Leah Pekofsky, Sr. Teen Advisor
Leah is a second generation member of CCSL and alumni of the CCSL Teen program itself. She has been leading and facilitating workshops since she became an adult and has also taken on many other leadership roles within the community. In addition to the time she has spent working within our community, Leah has been active in several years of the CSL Teen Retreat program facilitating workshops, leading groups of teens and developing the presence of the program here on the East Coast.
“But you know, happiness can be found even in the darkest of times, if one only remembers to turn on the light.” ― J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban