NETWORKING TIP: Remember names so you can continue the chain and introduce the new people you meet to others.
GUILTY PLEASURE: Watching old Shirley Temple movies while eating popcorn with real butter.
FOR BALANCE/STRESS RELIEF: I do origami every morning at breakfast. I also love to cook, knit, and do all sorts of crafts.
MOST REWARDING PART OF CAREER: Knowing that I have helped someone though a difficult situation or a dark hour.
INSPIRATION: People who, against all odds, create something wonderful, especially young women or those who reinvent themselves later in life.
LITTLE KNOWN FACT: I used to do competitive Latin Ballroom Dancing.
WANT TO LEARN: How to play the harp.
ULTIMATE 5 DINNER PARTY GUESTS: Eleanor Roosevelt, Jane Austen, Arianna Huffington, Michelle Obama, Warren Buffet… and if I can have a 6th, Thoreau.
WANTED TO BE WHEN I GREW UP: I wanted to be a teacher. Now when I train interns, mentor other women, and coach my staff, I enjoy the process of watching them grow in skills, experience and confidence.
FOUND IN THE DICTIONARY UNDER THE WORD: Inquisitive
NEXT ITEM IN BUCKET LIST: To finish my family's genealogy/history.