What has been the highlight of
your career? the financial stability I wanted to help become. They’re all college
I’m really proud of the fact that yoga from my mat when I go to visit genuinely good people. I want to sit
through my various career moves
and changes, I’ve never given up. I
have continued learning and
achieving successes at each point
along the way, and with this new role
at the Foundation, I’m continuing to
do that and push myself. I love what
support my family. Now I can enjoy
instead of as co-owner.
What are you most proud of?
My husband of 36 years, Garry,
and I have three incredible kids. I’m
most proud of them and who they’ve
I do and hope this is where I end my
career, but no time soon. I love
having David Burgher and Lindalyn
Ad a m s as example s in the
Foundation – to continue working
and contributing long past a
traditional retirement age, growing
professionally with f ulfilling work —
it’s exactly what I’d like to do.
Is there an occupation, other than
your current one, you’d like to
I have a suppressed desire to be a
lawyer. In fact, I even took the LSAT
– let’s just say my score led me to
pursue other career opportunities.
After leaving SMU, I did pursue a
different career path and opened a
yoga studio with my sister in Prosper,
Texas. I learned a lot about how to
start a business from the ground up
and enjoyed using my background
in sales and marketing to help
promote and build the company, but
sold my portion to my sister for $1
after a year. I missed my work and
graduates, great parents and
back and enjoy the people they’ve
grown up to be and see the amazing
lives they’ve built for themselves.
They all live close by, and I love
spending time with them and my
three young grandchildren.