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Lindsey Russell – Educator. Entrepreneur. Aspiring Writer.

Lindsey Russell is an aspiring writer, teacher, and business owner from Omer, Michigan.  She is a 2004 Michigan State University ...
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Informational Interview w/ Cherizza Lundy – Consultant/Former Chief of Staff/VP ...

Cherizza Lundy is a former Chief of Staff and VP of Operations with 10+ years of experience supporting notable CEOs ...
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Informational Interview w/ Nonprofit Manager Stacie Longwell Sadowski

Stacie Longwell Sadowski holds a Bachelor’s degree in Biochemistry from Michigan State University’s College of Natural Science and later went ...
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Informational Interview w/ Author/Educator/Voice-Over Actor David Stanley

David Stanley is an alum of Michigan State University. He is also a published Author/Freelance Writer/Science Teacher/Voice Over Actor/Entrepreneur. He ...
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Informational Interview w/ Agricultural Economist/Public Policy Analyst, Dustin Baker

Dustin Baker graduated from MSU in 2012 with a B.S. in Agribusiness Management with a specialization in Political Economy.  Before ...