Live the Life is passionately committed to reducing divorce in our community. Jacksonville once ranked as one of the top 10 Divorce Capitals (highest divorce rates) in America, according to a 2014 survey in Men’s Health magazine. Live the Life is working to lower the divorce rate and strengthen marriages and families through skills based relationship and marriage education programs, conferences, singles retreats, and youth development programs. Our partners include non-profits, churches, schools and corporations throughout Northeast Florida.
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Student Program Manager
Anita is passionate about public service. She previously worked as the Program Coordinator with Big Brothers Big Sisters. Along with her husband, she led the Keeping it REAL Singles Ministry. Her professional career is supported by a Master’s of Public Administration from Florida Atlantic University.
Irene has worked in church ministry for over 30 years and is an ardent believer that God can use strong, healthy marriages to change the world. She was married for 26 years to her husband, Steve, who went home to be with the Lord, and they have two adult children. Irene loves spending time with her family and church family.