Alumni on the move: March

Alumni on the move: March

We’re proud to see Leadership Austin Alumni in new roles in the community and maintaining relationships. This month we have some recent publications from our alumni – a great variety of topics!

Shoot Like a Girl: One Woman’s Dramatic Fight in Afghanistan and on the Home Front by Mary Jennings (MJ) Hegar, Essential 2015. MJ will do a  book signing at Book People on March 30.





Give for Good by Debbie Johnson, Affiliate and Board Member and Sam Wollard. The book provides a step-by-step process for creating a strategic philanthropy plan, containing lots of examples, exercises and tools to help businesses of all sizes: give back to the community with more meaning and impact, most effectively engage employees and more easily say ’no, thanks’ to solicitations.


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The Dog’s Guide to Happiness by Garry McDaniel, Essential 2000. Dr. McDaniel suggests we look to our canine companies to learn what happiness and life fulfillment are really all about.


The Purposeful Millionaire, by James Nowlin, Essential 2015. This is a guidebook of 52 rules that teaches people about mastering the millionaire mindset and getting the most out of life–doing more, living more, and achieving more.





Ditch the Diets by Kathryn Schoblick, Essential 2015. This book helps you regain your youthful energy, feel and look amazing and lose weight and keep it off. Ditch the Diets help you find a personalized way to sustainable weight loss!



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Gary Santana (ES 2016), Courtney Santana (ES 2017) , Kali’ P. Rourke (ES 2007) and Dan Rourke (2017) were at The Seedling Fab Five Gala.

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Emerge Class of 2016 Michael Henderson, Michael Deegan and Travis Plummer out on the town.


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Members of the Class of 2016 at their monthly meetup. Looks innocent enough.