About Kaye

Kaye Simonetta has taught manners in Jacksonville since 1998, reaching over 5000 students of all ages as the Owner/Director of Manners for Life, Inc. She has been trained by the Emily Post Institute and the National League of Junior Cotillions. Kaye is a founding member of the American Association of Etiquette Professionals and is a frequent guest on local TV programs. A native of Alabama, she received her undergraduate degree from Auburn University and an MBA from Jacksonville University.

Before starting Manners for Life, Kaye enjoyed a long career with IBM. Corporate American taught her the importance of having good social skills and the confidence that comes from knowing what to do. Kaye and her husband, Lee, have lived in Jacksonville for over 30 years and raised their three children here. She enjoys traveling, tennis, reading and spending time with her grandchildren, who all have perfect manners.

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