Utilizing the gifting of exhortation and empowerment, Ed’s heart is to see individuals to be equipped, trained and mentored to invade, impact and influence the seven culture mountains of society to build the Kingdom of God.
Ed Turose has over 40 plus years of leadership and business experience as a people manager, trainer, consultant and strategic planner for two Fortune 500 Companies, Uni-Lever, the largest packaged goods company in the world and for the past 27 years with The Coca-Cola Company before retiring in June 2017 to focus on his new assignment.
He is the President of The Focus Life Institute LLC. Ed Turose is known as “The Focus Coach” and has authored books, multiple development tools and marketplace resources. His Focus Life and 7M development tools meet the needs of all ages by helping them to focus to achieve their personal assignment in life, fulfill their God-given destiny and become a positive change agent in society. Ed is a graduate of Geneva College, Beaver Falls, PA and he received his Doctorate of Divinity from Tabernacle Bible School and University in Tampa, FL.
Ed Turose and his wife, Cindy, serve as elders and servant leaders under Dr. Mark Kauffman, Jubilee Ministries International City Church in New Castle, PA. Ed is the President of the Christian Chamber of Commerce of Western, PA (www.cccwp.us).
Pastor Jim was ordained as a Pastor by Jubilee Ministries International, under Dr. Mark Kauffman and is a servant leader at jubilee. He has served primarily as a church administrator and have provided pastoral care and congregational training for over 25 years.
Jim holds a Bachelor of Science degree (Slippery Rock University of PA) and a Master of Arts degree (University of Pittsburgh). He is a certified teacher, a qualified experiential education facilitator, and a certified personality and behavioral profiler for education and business. He has taught and coached in the public sector, developed the first indoor experiential education center in the United States and served as the lead administrator in an educational academy.
Jim served as Principal of Rhema Christian Academy from 1996-2000. Additionally, Jim successfully coached high school track & field for 42 years before retiring in 2007. In 2000, they founded Rock Solid Administrative Services – a non-profit corporation designed to provide administrative resources and services to churches, Christian schools, para-church ministries and consulting services to both profit and non-profit marketplace leaders and entrepreneurs.
Don E. Goodlin, Jr.
Don holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Mathematics and a Master of Science degree in both Mathematics and Secondary Education. He also holds the following Cisco certifications: CCNA, CCDA, CCNP-Voice, CCNP-Security. Don has worked in the banking industry as a software engineer, has owned his own company offering software engineering services to corporations within the Pittsburgh, PA area and serves as a Principal Network and Telecom Engineer and Operations Manager at a well respected college. Don is the developer/webmaster for the Focus Life Institute website. Don has a heart for seeing other succeed to their fullest potential and finding their true purpose in life.