Accomplishments: Developing a strong reputation for expertise in the nonprofit sector; publishing a quarterly white paper focused on topics relevant to nonprofit leaders; nurturing and mentoring younger colleagues; supporting St. Benedict's School, Make-A-Wish and other charitable causes.
Favorite Ways to Spend Free Time: "Spending time with my kids and husband, vacationing, especially to Disney World, taking part in various kids' activities, or simply spending a quiet evening at home."
Most Influential Role Model: "My dad. He taught me the importance of treating people with respect, working hard, and always being there for your family."
Steps to Balance Life and Work: "Times when I have to work long hours, I try to balance it out by coming in late one morning and joining my kids for breakfast, or attending an activity I might sometimes miss. I also try to determine what events (even small things) are important to them and try to make sure I am there for them."
Essential App: "Google Maps and navigation. I have a terrible sense of direction."
With $1 Million to Donate, You Would Support: Cancer research and alleviating childhood hunger.