Meet Our Members
After completing his undergraduate degree at Eckerd, Tom went on to earn his MS degree from Nova Southeastern University. He then received advanced training in hypnosis and practitioner training at the Victor Frankl Institute of Logotherapy in St. Pete. Tom has had a successful career as a clinical counselor, specializing in mental health and behavioral science.
Tom has spent much of his time working for the indigent population, committing long hours to helping those less fortunate. He is also able to communicate and interact with individuals who are emotionally or mentally challenged. Tom is known for his diverse interests and considers his most outstanding accomplishment his ability to present alternative views or other ways of looking at things.
In addition to his work as a counselor, Tom has been very active in the Spiritual Assembly of the Baha’is of St. Petersburg, which consists of the elected administrative body of nine overseeing the affairs of the Baha’i Faith in our city.
Sally and Tom Klein
Sally has had two successful careers. After graduating from University of Miami Ohio with degrees in zoology and chemistry, she worked in a NeuroPathology research lab at the University of Michigan Medical School and soon become a lab manager. After six years of working there, Sally left to tend to her family.
When Sally returned to the workforce, she decided to take a different career path. She received her MFA in interior design from the University of Michigan and was hired by Hobbs & Black as a design consultant. She remained there for ten years, while starting her own firm, Sally Klein Interiors. Sally provided design services for corporations, banks, hospitals and shopping centers.
Sally is a mother of two and an active in several community activities including Habitat for Humanity.
Peter and Yvonne Pav
Though Peter has officially only been an ASPEC member since 2011, he has been involved with the academy since its earliest days. He was part of a team of Eckerd College faculty members who helped develop ASPEC in its present form. Peter has had many careers ranging from military officer to real estate developer, including his tenure as an Eckerd College professor.
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