About the Show

Did you know that Mount Kilimanjaro is the largest free-standing mountain in the world located in Africa with an elevation of 19,341 feet (5,895 meters)? Join us on Women Lead Radio as Marilou Ryder, your host of Ageless Ambition, for an inspirational and adventure-focused discussion with Linda Kimble, Human Resource Consultant of MGT Consulting. They will chronicle Linda’s remarkable journey, as she set out to climb Mount Kilimanjaro, and her physical and emotional challenges as she pursued her dream of reaching the summit.

About Your Guest

Linda Kimble was a school district superintendent for sixteen years, leading five school districts from the Antelope Valley to San Diego County. She retired from the public sector and is now a full-time classification and compensation specialist working with school districts and municipalities nationwide. Dr. Kimble also works with doctoral students from the University of Massachusetts Global, assisting them in completing their doctoral dissertations. After several physical setbacks, Dr. Kimble became a marathon runner, triathlete, and hiker and enjoys leading groups of hikers on frequent wilderness treks throughout Southern California.

About Your Host

Dr. Marilou Ryder is your Host of Ageless Ambition, a show that celebrates women who defy age stereotypes and pursue their ambitions, regardless of age. She’ll be talking with remarkable senior women who break barriers, challenge assumptions, and live their best lives. The show will explore the unique challenges and opportunities facing women as they age. Guests will share stories of grit, resilience, and determination. Dr. Ryder is a university professor and author of the SISTER TO SISTER book series for women and girls. She is devoted to helping women to build an ageless future and unleash their ambitions, one conversation at a time.

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Thank you to our partner and show sponsor, National University!


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