Mr. Coakley is Chairman and CEO of PGL Global Ltd. which provides global offshoring services for US firms. He graduated from John Carroll University with a BA in Communications and attended the University of Manchester, England; Graduate School of Economics. He served in the United States Army as a First Lieutenant and served in the I Corp area (DaNang) of Viet Nam.
Mr. Coakley has been instrumental in the founding of several successful organizations; the most recent being The Pacific Great Lakes Corporation (The Cleveland Stevedore Company was a subsidiary) and the Signal Mutual Indemnity Association Ltd., both of which he served as its Chairman and President. He has worked extensively in Africa, Asia, Malaysia, Southeast Asia, South America, Central America, and Eastern and Western Europe. He is conversant in both Spanish and Mandarin Chinese. He sold Pacific Great Lakes in early 2001 and has served as a director for numerous non-profit and for-profit organizations to include: the Arthritis Foundation, the Gathering Place, Astara, the Roots of American Music (ROAM), ADL Advisory Board, St Joseph’s Christian Life Center, +Space Inc., and Freda Joyce Brint Foundation (dementia). He is a member of Leadership Cleveland (Class of 1989), the Cleveland Orchestra Corporate Council, and a member of the Patient Advisory Counsel of the Cleveland Clinic Urological Center. He was also the Founder of the Rock and Roll Triathlon, Swim for Diabetes, and Run for the Cure.
Mr. Coakley is an avid sportsman and wellness advocate having competed, on a national basis, in numerous road races, triathlons, cycling races, and swimming events. He is a former director and President of the Western Reserve Chorale and is presently a member of the St. John the Evangelist Cathedral choir, and a musician specializing in acoustical guitar.
Mr. Tymoszczuk is the founder and Executive Director of 3RTEC, Inc. dba My Recovery Day. Recognizing the need for follow up programs after treatment, My Recovery Day was incorporated on December 30, 2016 with the mission “to develop and provide follow up support resources to individuals recovering from addictions, giving them the help and hope they need for sustainable recovery.”
He graduated from Case Western Reserve University with a BA in Biology and Chemistry and attended Lancaster University in England for his junior year. While at Lancaster he started as the Forward Prop for the school’s rugby league team. He was a Joseph S. Silber Fellow for the American Cancer Society and has three publications in various Immunology journals.
Mr. Tymoszczuk did clinical research at the Cleveland Clinic and University Hospitals for several years before going into healthcare sales. He successfully managed healthcare sales in several Midwest states for Stuart Pharmaceuticals and Dako Diagnostics. After several years in healthcare, Mr. Tymoszczuk started several communication companies where he served as the founder and President. One such company, PhoneTel Technologies, Inc., he successfully took public in 1989 raising $4.1M. Mr. Tymoszczuk was the CEO of MemVu, Inc. which is a software platform that provides cognitive exercises to individuals with brain health conditions like Alzheimer’s. Mr. Tymoszczuk has been involved with several startups and nonprofits since then providing management expertise, business development, and general consulting services.
Mr. Tymoszczuk is the father of four wonderful children and seven amazing grandchildren. He enjoys traveling, fishing, watching his grandchildren play sports, and science fiction. He has written and published a science fiction novel on Amazon titled “The 666 Gene”. He is active in 12 step recovery programs and is a server at St. John the Evangelist Cathedral.
Bill Tymoszczuk – “To serve others, without an expectation of return, is to serve God”
Kirt Kirtland is a Managing Director of Kirtland Advisors, LLC. For over 30 years Kirt has been a senior financial executive with extensive real estate experience and proven results in helping to build profitable businesses. As an analytical problem solver with persuasive negotiation skills coupled with strategic thinking, he has provided capital and solutions to clients across the United States.
Mr. Kirtland formed Kirtland Advisors in 2009 as a capital raising and advisory group specializing in commercial real estate investment and small business development.
Before establishing Kirtland Advisors, Kirt was a Managing Director at McDonald Partners and Banc of America Securities LLC, a senior lending executive at Bank of America (formerly Continental Bank) in Chicago, IL, the head of a national real estate lending group at Key Bank in Cleveland, OH, a regional head of a large real estate lending group for US Bank and a Principal with LFC Securities, LLC. Currently, Mr. Kirtland has his Series 7, 53, 63 and 79 securities licenses held with McDonald Partners.
Mr. Kirtland has a Bachelor of Arts-Biology and a Masters in Business Administration from the University of Virginia. He is an executive board member of University Circle, Inc., University Circle New Markets, the Greater Cleveland Council Boy Scouts of America, and a board member of Lifework Leadership of Northeast Ohio.
Since 1987 Mr. Schneider has acted as principal partner at J.H. Schneider and Associates which provides talent acquisition services, specializing in process plant design, construction, and maintenance within the petroleum refining and chemical processing industries worldwide.
In 1980 Mr. Schneider founded Guardian Computer Systems Inc., the company’s primary focus was on designing, installing, and maintaining large-scale fully functional “hot” disaster recovery sites for the larger Honeywell mainframe systems users throughout the country. Mr. Schneider is an avid sportsman, modeler, and musician, winning Ohio and U.S. regional titles in USTA competition tennis, many IMPBA and AMYA sponsored model boat building awards, and finally a member of a touring rock & roll band during the ’60s.
Mr. Schneider is an avid supporter of the use of the many modern communications tools available to reach out and offer support to those in recovery that are more fluid in their schedules and therefore unable to maintain a traditional “fixed” base of support. His leadership and vision are greatly appreciated.
Mr. Kopittke is a native of Northeast Ohio graduating from University School in 1993 and receiving a BS in marketing from Cornell University in 1997. He returned to Cleveland after graduation from Cornell and joined the family business along with his father and older brothers. Mr. Kopittke is presently CEO of 4500 Ltd. that consists of industrial warehousing, commercial property management, and an abrasive consumable supply distribution business.
He has taken a special interest in My Recovery Day as an opportunity to help make positive changes in people’s lives that are suffering from various addictions. According to Mr. Kopittke, “we all know that addiction touches virtually everyone in some way during their lifetime….my number was called to help.’ Mr. Kopittke believes strongly in My Recovery Day’s platform to help support individuals in recovery.
His business acumen, kindness, and willingness to help others is a welcomed contribution to My Recovery Day’s Board of Directors.
MS. Poua is currently the Compliance Analyst for Hyland, an international software company that provides content services to thousands of organizations enabling them to deliver better experiences to the people they serve. She is a graduate of the Université Paris-Est Marne-la-Vallée with a Degree in Applied Foreign Languages – Business and Commerce. She is fluent in Spanish, English and French.
MS. Poua was born in the suburb of Paris, France and has a very diverse cultural and business background. She emigrated to Cleveland in 2003 and started her career in the tourism industry where she developed community outreach programs to promote Cleveland to international travelers. Emilie held various positions within several industries until she discovered a passion for Compliance. She worked in HR Compliance in the development of recruiting processes and training against discrimination, and the promotion of equal employment opportunities. She held free workshops to assist individuals with job interviews and resume writing.
Ms. Poua has two amazing children and is glad to call Northeast Ohio her home. She has served on several boards and committees in Greater Cleveland that included but not limited to, the Urban League, the Cleveland International Film Festival, Ohio Erie Canal Way, Dress for Success. My Recovery Day is honored to have her as a Board member and looks forward to her participation as we continue to serve individuals in recovery.
Denise has spent over 20 years, fundraising for arts, health, and social service agencies. She obtained her MA in Clinical Mental Health Counselling with a concentration in substance abuse. She currently works with Moore Counselling and Mediation Center as a group and individual counselor with a focus on trauma, human trafficking, and substance abuse. Denise most enjoys working with patients and families and assisting in their recovery by resolving their concerns and fears. Her special calling is to assist others in their recovery journey through direct service and raising the funds necessary to be successful.
Ms. Sipos joined My Recovery Day as our Community Support Director on January 1, 2021.
Ms. Sipos has an extensive and accomplished managerial background in the hospitality industry holding leadership positions at Executive Caterers, Driftwood, and Covelli Enterprises. She was a regional coordinator for the relay for life for the American Cancer Society, raising over $80k. Ms. Sipos is currently the Executive Director and founder for the MAC Foundation, a very successful foundation that supports the Mayfield Area Communities. The MAC foundation has helped many families and residents over the years that were going through difficult times with basic needs. The MAC Foundation also gives an annual scholarship to a Mayfield High School Senior. Her enthusiasm and love for others guide her motivation to also provide encouragement to local frontline safety and healthcare workers during these difficult times. Her community achievements have not been unnoticed. Ms. Sipos was awarded the Mayfield Heights citizen of the year.
Ms. Sipos is a welcomed addition to My Recovery Day’s leadership team. Her role is to develop relationships with other businesses, healthcare, and government organizations to help My Recovery Day support our recovery community.
She is a Mayfield resident and graduated from Mayfield High School in 1996. Ms. Sipos is a loving wife and mother to three amazing children and has an inner commitment to serve others. She is also very active in 12 step recovery work.
Ms. Glantzis joined My Recovery Day as our Training and Outreach Director on September 1, 2020. She graduated from Ohio University with a Bachelor of Applied Science in Nursing Science. Her background includes 16 years of extensive experience as a registered nurse working in the hospital & health care industry. Skills in her nursing career include Nursing Management, Nursing Education, Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS), Emergency Medicine, and Intensive Care.
Ms. Glantzis desires to build upon her experience and skills to now serve others in a more holistic way. So, today, her ambition is to serve individuals with substance abuse disorder and their families. “When I work with an induvial in addiction recovery, I can see the profound ripple effects of the disease. This disease does not affect just the individual but the family, employer, and society as a whole. It truly is a joy to help support a changed life”. Ms. Glantzis has a real passion for working with individuals who seek a more fulfilling lifestyle by also offering coaching in career development and transitions, improving relationships, communication coaching, embracing body image, self-love training, and much more. She is a reiki master, energy healer, meditation instructor, and certified hypnotherapist.
Ms. Glantzis is a welcomed addition to My Recovery Day to reach out to the recovery community with the resources we have to support sustainable recovery. She brings an exciting skillset to offer My Recovery Day clients and participants.