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The Toughest Job in Texas

Texas Game Warden Joann Garza-Mayberry speaks about her 15-year career. By Emy Cies, Photos by Bonnie Dredla It’s one of the toughest jobs in the state…

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The Boss Behind the Beats

Entertainment Director Sharilyn Mayhugh shares her guidelines for successfully booking the music performances for the Austin-based Formula 1 United States Grand Prix. By Amanda Pinney, Photo…

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A New Altatude

With the opening of her East Austin clothing boutique, Alta Alexander is out to show there’s still adventure to be had in the experience of shopping. By…

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The Biggest Beast on the Road

In her own words, National Hot Rod Association drag racer Alexis DeJoria tells Austin Woman how she faces the fight-or-flight mentality head-on and does what she has to do in…

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The Power of Thinking Big

How one woman took a chance, spent $119 and launched a million-dollar business. By Lindsay Harris, Photo by Alison Marlborough I have been actively involved int he…

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She’s Got Your Back

Through their respective roles as a private investigator, police chief and personal-protection officer, Anji MaCuk, Jessica Robledo and Niki Jones are forces of nature working toward…

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Building a Silver Lining

The Refuge Ranch, a project spearheaded by Brooke Crowder, plans to offer survivors of sex trafficking a place to call home. By Phaedra Rogers, Photo by…

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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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