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The Leader Within

Have you ever thought about what makes a great leader? Do you believe in the philosophy that everyone can be a leader and that everyone has a leader within them? As I was thinking about the topic for this month’s blog I thought about people who I have […]

It’s Never Too Late to Dream

Over the Christmas holiday my family saw the movie, Rise of the Guardian and I was pleasantly reminded about the childhood characters that I grew up with. In the movie we met Jack Frost, Santa, Easter Bunny, Tooth Fairy, and the Sandman. Without spoiling the movie for those […]

Three Simple Words

The hustling and bustling of the holiday season is in full swing and so are the sales designed to entice us to purchase the latest and greatest or the new and improved!  Everyone likes a bargain. Just look at the lines outside of major retailers for Black Friday […]

Why STEM, Why Not STEM?

Lately I’ve noticed quite a few articles on women breaking barriers in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) careers. I think the progress being made in this direction is wonderful.  There are numerous benefits to having women in STEM careers. They are able to provide greater financial support […]

Welcome to my first blog!

Hello and welcome to my first blog.  I’m looking forward to sharing my thoughts and passions about topics that affect girls and women of all ages.  As a former Girl Scout and the CEO of the Girl Scouts of Western New York, I don’t think it’s a coincidence […]