Volume 13

Gerry Stephens

With anguished eyes, Gerry Stephens traced the jagged lines of the monitor, willing them to stabilize. But the oxygen rate line continued to plummet, while the ...

Kimberly H. Stewart

During Kimberly Stewart’s childhood, her parents believed she and her siblings could accomplish anything they put their mind to. Anytime she or her siblings app...

Dawn Sweeney

More than 400 baskets of strawberries. That’s how much produce Dawn Sweeney collected from her family’s 40-acre farm the summer she was twelve, a mad sprint to ...

Randy Taussig

Growing up, Randy Taussig saw things differently. He wasn’t effortlessly good at school like his older brother, and had to work hard to achieve academic results...

Paul Thieberger

Every year, you can be sure it will rain on the day Paul Thieberger and his wife, Pamela, host the annual ServiceSource picnic at their home in Northern Virgini...

Jenni Utz

When Jenni Utz was sixteen years old, she took control of her own destiny and made a choice that would change her life forever. During her Christmas break from ...

Charles Vollmer

In the fall of 1977, Charles Vollmer appeared to have it all—a highly decorated fighter pilot, awarded six Distinguished Flying Crosses and eleven Air Medals du...

Mark Watson

At age 19, Mark Watson had already been through three major moves, adapting to wildly different geographic locations and cultures. But this fourth and final upr...

Jeffrey Weinstock

After nearly ten years of practicing law, Jeff Weinstock, now the President of the DC staffing firm R & W Group, found himself at a professional crossroads....

Mary G.R. Whitley

Those who work in our nation’s capital are accustomed to meeting high performing executives who spend long careers honing their leadership and management skills...