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From Wall Street To Ski Slopes: How This CEO Increases Youth Engagement Through Winter Sports

From Wall Street To Ski Slopes: How This CEO Increases Youth Engagement Through Winter Sports


Constance Beverley, CEO of Share Winter, teaching snowboarding with the YMCA of Northern Utah, at ... [+] Solitude Mountain Resorthealth and fitness of youth through winter sportsand snowboard programs across the country in Nordic skiing, Alpine skiing and snowboarding,”

Beverley states. “Rather than be an organization that runs programs directly, rather than be someone that starts another thing that is also competing for funding, the founders decided that there needed to be a fund that supported these sports for the sport’s sake. They are expensive. The industry itself is ripe for disruption and innovation. If you could get money and put it to work, that that would actually be more beneficialdecreasing during the winter months, the

Foundation serves as the connector between winter sports associations and organizations, and the youth and parents. Share Winter provides funding for programs that engage with youth during the winter months that get children active. “We've worked to pilot innovative school programs,” she shares. “For instance, the Nordic Rocks for Schools Program, which is a Nordic program where kids can strap on skis over their regular snow boots and go out on the playground and learn basics ski skills. It’s making

P.E. more interesting and more fun. It’s introducing these sports the same way as basketball and baseball and volleyball are introduced to a lot of kids which is in physical education. We're trying to figure out where else we can do more workposition with a prominent law firm, she was placed on the team that handled the Lehman Brothers bankruptcy case. “Part of what I had to do was learn how to learn things very, very fast and manage things I didn't understand,” she comments. “If I didn't understand them, I had to figure them out.

That's actually what law school taught meHer move across the country came when she was ready for a change. She even questioned if she still wanted to work as a lawyer. The only time she took off during the week was to volunteer with a nonprofit, Stoked MentoringSay yes to projects that get you closer to the life you want and have the confidence to say no to the projects that pull you further away. “I kept asking myself ‘what if you fail?’”

Beverley concludes. “Then I was like, ‘what is failure anyway? Being someplace where you don't belong?’ That actually was the most beautiful thing because it was the first time I ever failed; I didn't stick it out. I didn't make partner at a law firm…I got a scholarship to college. I got a 4.0 in college. I was top of my class at law school. I got the Wall Street job. I did everything you’re supposed to doAfter accepting a position with a prominent law firm, she was placed on the team that handled the Lehman Brothers bankruptcy case.

“Part of what I had to do was learn how to learn things very, very fast and manage things I didn't understand,” she comments. “If I didn't understand them, I had to figure them out. That's actually what law school taught meHer move across the country came when she was ready for a change. She even questioned if she still wanted to work as a lawyer. The only time she took off during the week was to volunteerAriel Winter, now 21, has been on the show since it began and it's been a roller coaster for her on-and-off-screen. She hasn't had the same health complications as her on-screen sister Sarah Hyland, but she explained that medications she was taking affected her weight as well as her mental health, they've seen her physique change through the character of Alex Dunphy.

That could not have been easy -- especially on top her Winter's own personal family challenges with her mother, and her sister then filing to become her guardian. Winter said she was emancipated as of 2015position with a prominent law firm, she was placed on the team that handled the Lehman Brothers bankruptcy case. “Part of what I had to do was learn how to learn things very, very fast and manage things I didn't understand,” she comments. “If I didn't understand them, I had to figure them out. That's actually what law school taught meHer move across the country came when she was ready for a change. She even questioned if she still wanted to work as a lawyer. The only time she took off during the week was to volunteerAriel Winter, now 21, has been on the show since it began and it's been a roller coaster for her on-and-off-screen.

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