Carmelina Romano, the Network’s guest speaker at our April 26th gathering, was featured in the Daily Hampshire Gazette on June 29.  The story describes her extraordinary journey:

None of what Carmelina Romano has accomplished since her escape with two children from a stifling, often turbulent marriage and homelessness has been easy. But education, she insists, should be hard. Romano earned a degree in business administration from UMass last month with a GPA of 3.48 and is in the middle of an 18-credit hurricane of a master’s program at the Isenberg School of Management that ends in December, hopefully, with her acing of the CPA exam.

Click here for the full story.

And the Network is proud to welcome Carmelina as a new member of our Leadership Council as well.  We are honored to have her!

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