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It’s Full STEAM Ahead for Thinkery CEO

This accountant turned nonprofit CEO isn’t afraid to reinvent herself. By Susan Johnston Taylor, Photos courtesy of Thinkery  In late 2016, Patricia “Trish” Young Brown prepared…

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Sip Wine and Learn Italian

Elizabeth Mack is flipping the script on language learning. By Nicholas Barancyk, Photo courtesy of Freestyle Language Center It’s Tuesday night and the lights are low.…

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Eliana Bernard

This Austin ceramics designer shares her tips on how to transform your creative passion into a career. By Sarah Holcomb, Photo by Marshall Tidrick Scroll through Austin-based…

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The Power of Music

Laura Wood, executive director of Kids in a New Groove, is impacting the lives of youth in the foster-care system, one note at a time. By…

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In the Pilot’s Seat

As the president of Huston-Tillotson University, Colette Pierce Burnette is in pursuit of what makes her happiest: fulfilling her destiny as an educator by building an…

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Fit for First

A STEM supporter and the former CEO of Marathon Kids, Christine Pollei counts on exercise to help clear her head. By Gretchen M. Sanders Christine Pollei…

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No Student Forgotten

Through her abuse-prevention-and-education program, Expect Respect, Barri Rosenbluth is showing kids what healthy relationships look like. Story by Phaedra Rogers, Photos by Sarah Holcomb The adage…

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Getting on Board

Shopgate’s Casey Gannon discusses how her career trajectory launched her into the tech field. By Shelly Seale, Photo by Lakshan Weeraratne Casey Gannon spent her entire childhood traveling…

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Steep Success

Sisters JennaDee Detro and Abianne Falla, founders of CatSpring Yaupon, aren’t just brewing tea; they’re rebuilding lives. By Victoria Stowe “There was a drought about six…

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