Upon Andrew's return from his deployment during the Falkland Conflict, he established and operated his own restaurant in Cambridgeshire, England. After completing and graduating from the prestigious Ivor Spencer International Butler School, Andrew was employed as Head Steward on the 345 ft private yacht of Saudi Royalty. Having traveled the Globe extensively during his career, Andrew relocated to the United States to accept the position of Butler and Estate Manager for one of Maryland's most prominent families in a 25,000 sq foot home built for a member of the Vanderbilt family.
In 1998, Andrew founded Precise Home Management. In addition to consulting, training and sourcing domestic staff and management for clients' homes worldwide, Andrew has advised and appeared as the Butler on the ABC Series "The Family." Other television appearances include "The ABC Evening News", UPN's "Life & Style", NBC's "Living It Up with Ali & Jack", and England's SKY "Jeeves & Wooster". Articles in major publications have included: Forbes, People, Town & Country, Robb Report, Millionaire, Style and Washington Life to name a few.
Donavon Israel is an AFTA certified personal trainer and group fitness instructor with an extensive background in both boxing and mixed martial arts. He has a 1st degree black belt in Tae Kwon Do and is a certified TRX® Suspension Training Instructor specializing in body sculpting, strength training, sports conditioning and self-defense. Donavon is the founder of BODYbyDONAVON (www.bodybydonavon.com) and offers personal and group training at both commercial and private gyms. In addition to individual training, Donavon offers Fit Club, Boxing Clinic and Fight Club several times per year as Group Training Programs. His popular group fitness classes range from X-Training and Sweat Box to Body Sculpting.
Donavon’s holistic approach views fitness as a total lifestyle change; it involves incorporating positive thinking in addition to nutrition and exercise. He teaches clients to integrate fitness into their lives by finding both physical activities and nutritious foods they enjoy. Donavon believes that clients are more apt to maintain their new healthy lifestyles if they can enjoy both the gym and their favorite restaurants without sabotaging their diets.
At age 4, Retta Timmons started her career in the entertainment industry. Years in princess pageants and church theatrical productions smoothed the way into modeling and many walks down high fashion runways. She has parlayed that experience into being a respected and sought-after runway coach. She has coached clients in the United States as well as aspiring models from Abu Dhabi, Bahrain, Dubai, and Germany.
Ms Timmons is especially purposeful in trying to develop a model’s self-confidence and poise and presentation skills. To that end, Ms. Timmons started her own company in 2008. Named “Of Style & Grace”, she works to empower young women with proper etiquette and assists them in understanding and appreciating self-worth, self-esteem, and the many lessons of life. Ms. Timmons is a strident believer in no matter how tall or short you are, no matter where you come from, you can accomplish anything you set your mind to.She continues acting and has made numerous television appearances, her most notable being “The Wire.”