Dr. Karen Hardy Named Producer For Upcoming Feature Film “K9s For Warriors”

Dr. Karen Hardy is joining with DNA Films®, an Emmy® Award-winning film production studio, to serve as a Producer on the new documentary feature titled “K9s For Warriors”

Washington, DC – December 27, 2017 – Dr. Karen Hardy signed on as a Co-Producer in a new “Mission for Good” documentary feature film from DNA Films® tentatively titled “K9s For Warriors”. The film will focus on K9s For Warriors, an organization that brings together US Military Veterans and rescued shelter dogs, which go through weeks of training together as a unit, to save each other’s lives. Five-time Emmy Award winning Director Nick Nanton will direct this documentary about the incredible story behind the organization, K9s For Warriors.

As a Producer, Dr. Karen Hardy will attend the principal filming of the documentary, and see how K9s For Warriors is helping our service men and women to overcome PTSD and return to their communities to move onto the next successful chapter in their lives. “K9s For Warriors” will begin principal photography on location in January of 2018.

“I am proud and excited to be a producer of this documentary feature film,” says Dr. Hardy.

Dr. Hardy is no stranger to the anthem “Mission for Good”- having spent more than 30 years in the public service and studying research in the area of organizational leadership. “As a public servant, it’s all about serving others and supporting a Mission that touches the lives of many people,” she says. “I am hoping that the message in this film regarding having a ‘Mission for Good’ inspires others to invest in a purpose bigger than themselves,” she adds. “From a business perspective, organizations should certainly invest in good risk management practices and education to help protect their winning Missions.”

More About Dr. Karen Hardy:

Dr. Hardy is known for her innovative approaches to creating change management opportunities. Her work has been recognized by the former Controller of the United States, who noted that her ability to plan a strategy is outstanding.

Dr. Hardy’s mission is to use her gift of strategic visioning and innovation to help leaders think differently about solving problems. Dr. Hardy has organized grassroots and internal business networks to advance policy change on a large scale and offers her expertise as part of Boards, Executive education, and other platforms. She is a Founding Director of the Academy of Risk Management Educators and Coaches™, which is home to her best-selling textbook on Enterprise Risk Management.

She has served as a keynote speaker on the national and international stage and has presented to the United Nations departments and offices, including the Department of Peacekeeping Operations, the Economic Commission for Europe, and the Office of the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights.

Dr. Hardy is co-author of the book “Mastering the Art of Success” with Jack Canfield, co-creator of Chicken Soup for Soul. The book reached Amazon’s Best-Seller’s List. Dr. Hardy was inducted into the National Academy of Best Selling Authors in 2017.

Dr. Hardy’s book, Enterprise Risk Management: A Guide for Government Professionals, reached #6 on the Amazon Top 100 Best Selling List for Risk Management and received the 2017 Most Promising New Textbook Award from the Textbook and Academic Authors Association. Her textbook has been adopted both nationally and internationally by several Executive Education and University programs. She is the recipient of the Hall of Fame Award for Enterprise Risk Management and received two Bronze Medal Awards for Superior Performance in the public sector.

She is a sought-after speaker on the subject of women in leadership, Competitive Thinking, Executive Performance, Innovative Thinking, risk management, peak performance, personal branding, entrepreneurship, and career development. She holds a Doctor of Education degree in Organizational Leadership and Human Resource Development from Nova Southeastern University. In her spare time she enjoys playing the saxophone.

To learn more about Dr. Karen Hardy and speaking engagements, please visit: www.DrKarenSpeaks.com

Email: Karen@DrKarenSpeaks.com or DrKarenHardy@yahoo.com

Phone: 1-833-DRKAREN (1-833-375-2736)

About DNA Films®:

DNA Films® is led by five-time Emmy® Award Winning Director and Producer, Nick Nanton and Emmy® Award Winning Producer, JW Dicks. Dicks and Nanton have produced multiple award winning films including Visioneer: The Peter Diamandis Story, Esperanza, Mi Casa Hogar and Jacob’s Turn. Their productions have won multiple Emmys and together they have been awarded more than a dozen Telly Awards for excellence in television and film production.  Combined, they have produced and directed more than 500 television episodes and dozens of films.

Dicks and Nanton’s goal is to bring amazing stories to the big screen as a means of encouraging and inspiring a new generation.


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