Speaker Series: Ali Wenzke '00 | The Art of Happy Moving

Join us as Ali Wenzke '00 shares tips on how to declutter and organize your home for maximum happiness. Ali is the author of The Art of Happy Moving: How to Declutter, Pack, and Start Over While Maintaining Your Sanity and Finding Happiness.

In this virtual workshop, we will:

  • Discover our home goals
  • Learn how to declutter in a fun & efficient way (kids included!)
  • Organize our homes optimally
  • Discuss how to set good home habits
  • Find ways to create a happy home on any budget

wenzke-coverThe Art of Happy Moving was chosen by She Reads as one of the BEST NONFICTION BOOKS OF 2019 and PureWow as one of 6 BOOKS TO READ IF YOU CAN'T GET ENOUGH OF MARIE KONDO. Ali's book is a comprehensive, upbeat guide to help you survive the moving process from start to finish, filled with fresh strategies and checklists for timing and supplies, choosing which items to toss and which to keep, determining the best place to live, saying farewell and looking forward to hello.


Author Bio: Ali Wenzke '00 is the author of The Art of Happy Moving: How to Declutter, Pack, and Start Over While Maintaining Your Sanity and Finding Happiness (William Morrow, 2019) and a real estate broker with Baird & Warner in Winnetka, IL. Ali and her husband moved ten times in eleven years, living in six U.S. states. A graduate of Harvard College '00 and Stanford Law School '05, she regrets never taking a class on moving. Known as the “Marie Kondo of moving", Ali’s advice has been featured on TV, radio, and podcasts as well as in Forbes, U.S. News & World Report, Today.com, Real Simple, Parents magazine and many more. Ali is happily settled in the Chicago suburbs and doesn't plan on moving any time soon.


Date: Thursday, Feb. 3rd, 2022

Time: 7:00-8:00pm

Location: Virtual over Zoom  

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Event Organizer: The Harvard Club of Philadelphia

Questions: programs@hrcphilly.com



7:00PM - 8:00PM Thu 3 Feb 2022, Eastern timezone

Virtual Event Instructions:

Look Who's Coming:

Xena Wang
Melanie Sheerr
Kenneth Kaufman
Judy Ryde
Lawrence Bass
Caren Pauley
Guest of Caren Pauley
Todd Theringer
Stephen Klincewicz
Katherine Warriner
Linda Jan
Farah Qadar
Nikki Ari
Jeanne Rentezelas
Daniel Hopkins
Elizabeth Bates
Kayla K. Brochu
Lisa Frankel
Guest of Lisa Frankel
Ashley Wivel
Joanne McLean
Jacqueline McNair
Thomas Auchter
Luke McLoughlin
Susan Sefcik
Andrea Belasco
Amy Drum
Sheldon Rothenberg
Marc Sonnenfeld
Nancy-Beth Sheerr
Christy McMann
Kenneth Lin
Aaron Goldzimer
Gustavo Bessalel
Mary Elizabeth Beim
David Boggs
Elizabeth Koby
Preeta Chidambaran
Aaron Kleiman
Lauren E
Tanuja Korlepra
Justin Martino
David Chen
Elliott Seif
Rob Robinson
  Newmarket Investment Management, L.P.
Erlis Wickersham
  Harvard Club of Philadelphia
Sheldon Rothenberg
David Stringfellow
Janet Schwartz
Susan Raynor
Susanna Medoff
Casey Cohen
Vanessa Battista
Debbie Phillips
Edward Eitches
William Talbot
Michelle Guo
Jasmine Omorogbe
Susan Holliday
Kathy McNally
Panharith Ean
Shana O'Keefe
Christina Tobias-Nahi
Tuknekah Noble
Bernice Friedlander
Ellen Schofield
Tamara Harris
Yuchi Han
Barbara Livermore
Courtney Walsh
Lavona Grow
Theodore Hall
Cecilia Zhou
Annabelle Brett
Scott Talan
Robert Mazzone
Guest of Robert Mazzone
Bernadette Piacek-Llanes
Elizabeth Galaznik
Jay Galeski
Michael Jacewicz
Deborah Lisker
Marelise Voss
Alicia Toledano
Todd Theringer
... a total of 98 guests.
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