T. SOBUS, Ph.D.
Dr. Sobus has over 28 years of
proven experience in marketing, sales, team leadership, management, training,
product development, HR, business startups and business turnarounds.
Dr. Sobus has graduate degrees in
Business from Wharton School at Unversity of Pennsylvania, Theology from Weston
and Biochemistry from University of Maryland.
Awarded a Postdoctoral Fellowship from Harvard University where he
worked under the direction of Nobel laureate Konrad Bloch. Published original
research in peer-reviewed journals and has been granted 3 US patents.
In 2008 he founded Next Level
Business Development, a business coaching firm located on the North Shore. Based
on the philosophy that there is more to business than just passion, Next Level
Business Development helps owners of closely-held businesses understand what is
holding back the growth of their business and implement strategies and
structures to take their business to the next level of profitability.
Maryanne Pierce, LSW
Maryanne will serve as advisor on Public benefits for Seniors and
disabled clients. Maryanne is a Social Services Coordinator for the Peabody Council on Aging and is
a Licensed Social Worker, and a Shine
Counselor(Serving Health Insurance Needs of Elders). She has worked
with MADIP for several years to ensure the emergency needs of the senior community are
Her experience and advocacy have resulted in seniors getting access to and saving money on housing, medical, and energy programs. Her extensive knowledge in city, state, and federal benefits for seniors will enable MADIP to make sound decisions on issues relevant to senior programs.