Barbara Dianis was dyslexic as a young child, she came from a family of educators and worked diligently to overcome her dyslexia.
“It is never too late to do what you love. It is never too late to find your passion,” said Brian Cuban, a former lawyer and current author and motivational speaker.
Shelton pursued her doctorate degree because she was mentored in that direction and felt that she would have more options to do work she feels passionate about.
“If you are studying for a long time, your brain is active. If you keep your brain active, your brain and body will be kept young,” said Alex Kretov, an independent engineering consultant.
“I wanted to do everything I could to be successful. I felt like a master’s degree would give me an advantage,” Ray White, COP for ICUC, said.
At the tender age of four, Dr. Roshni Rao went around to her family members and gave them imaginary shots telling them that this will make them better.
Schkennia Smith says earning a master’s degree made her more competitive in a field primarily dominated by men.
Technology moves our world forward. With new phone Apps to make our life on-the-go easier and advancements in computers becoming the size of watches, jobs in technology are booming in the DFW area.
Lisa Landry, LCSW is an “at risk” counselor at Alvarado High School. She handles crisis intervention (suicidal students) and works on conflict resolution with kids while also running her own practice.
Initially, Marieshia Hicks wanted to go into hospital administration and run a hospital. After college, she did research to find out which program would help her achieve that goal.
“I wanted to get a degree so I wouldn’t have to spend my life on an assembly line,” said Marty Leister, an ASIC design engineer at Raytheon.
When it comes to speech communication and language arts, Dr. Sherry Dean is an innovative educator.