High-energy sales professional. 17 years of producing client and donor-based events. - Experienced in balancing priorities for long-term and short-term goals. - Farming and Ranching roots. First generation college graduate. Raised to work hard and ride hard, but never put a horse up wet. - Developed and nurtured life-long friendships whose diverse backgrounds range from kindergarten classmates of a small rural community to top-producing corporate executives. - Capable of "working a room", never meeting a stranger, and making new contacts "feel right at home."