Education: Master’s degree in marketing and organizational behavior, Case Western Reserve University
Greatest Inspiration: Seeing my kids — and other young people — learn and grow in amazing ways
How I Motivate Others: I try to listen and learn, and then communicate my perspective on the decisions I make.
Best Advice: An old friend, John Hexter, once shared the concept of ‘have to’ versus ‘get to.’ Appreciate the moment.
Proudest Moment: Professionally, it’s witnessing a concept you developed affect the behavior and attitudes of thousands in a positive way.
Important Lesson Learned: If you give your advice to someone, and they don’t take it, don’t be offended.
Most Important Skill: Perseverance
What I’d Tell 16-Year-Old Me: “Record conversations with your grandparents, always be your own person and take care of your body.”