Raelene Ostberg is a Family Education Specialist with Thriving Together, LLC and a Parent Educator with Early Childhood Family Education in Rochester. Raelene specializes in presentations, group-facilitation, consultation, and curriculum development for parents, childcares, and businesses. Her seminars deliver tangible evidence-based strategies infused with real-life application and storytelling. At the Rochester Area Foundation’s First Steps Initiative, she also worked to increase business investment in early childhood and coordinate parent education trainings in the workplace. She obtained her BA in Theater and M.Ed. in Family Education from the University of Minnesota. Raelene has worked with families for over twenty years and is mother of two teenage daughters.