Founder and CEO of "Sky High" fund-raising company | USA
At 22 years old, this Louisiana native was on her way to law school when she had a life changing experience. She was challenged to raise $10,000 for the kids of St. Jude Hospital. She certainly knew nothing about fund raising and it wasn't on her very packed agenda at the time, but she took the challenge anyway. Being a bit of a tomboy, she called a few friends and decided they would put on a "Clay shoot" to raise money. The event was so successful, she raised $50,000 instead of the $10,000 asked of her. It got her thinking...