Surviving Traumatic Brain Injury: JoAnne’s Story

JoAnne was settled in a happy marriage and a fulfilling teaching career when, at age 62, a violent assault by a man wielding a hammer would upend her life. She writes about her struggle and recovery in her first book, Headstrong: Surviving a Traumatic Brain Injury. ...

Shannon Kaiser, Author of Joy Seeker

What is your life’s purpose? My purpose is personal expansion and to lead by example. I am here to empower people to be their authentic self and live an unapologetic life full of self-love and acceptance. How are you living your purpose? Practicing, being, and living...

Sheila Grinell, Museum Leader Turned Novelist

After 40 years as a science museum leader, Sheila felt it was time for a change. As she considered her options, Sheila began writing down her ailing mother’s story and soon got the writing bug. She is now a published novelist working on her third book. Tell us a...

Danita Bye, Advocating for Millennials

What is your life’s purpose? My passion and purpose is to energize and equip experienced leaders to use their wisdom and insight to prepare the next generation of leaders for their roles. How are you living your purpose? The myriad of negative stereotypes that people...