Showing the body some love

February is a month dedicated to celebrating love. While most will celebrate Valentine’s Day with chocolate or flowers, chiropractor Dr. Rachel Holmberg thinks the best way to show love is by treating your body well. For the Eaton Rapids native, …

From following dreams to flourishing career

A degree in dance is perceived to be a waste of a degree unless making it big in New York City, on “So You Think You Can Dance” or by joining an international or national traveling dance company. Missy Lilje, CEO of Happendance, is living proof that …

Traci Ruiz: Protecting the People of Lansing

They say if you love what you do, you will never have to work a day in your life. Nearly 23 years into Lieutenant Traci Ruiz’s career at the Lansing Police Department, she can wholeheartedly say she loves her job.Ruiz has worked in various areas for …

Dynamic and Diverse

Diversity is a word that gets tossed around quite a bit in workplaces today. Most everyone wants to generate new and different ideas in their workplace and become more inclusive in the process. But figuring out how to achieve diversity and inclusion goals …

Passion for a Cure, Jennifer Jurgens

Jennifer Jurgens has always found success in her professional life. The MSU graduate has spent the majority of her professional career working with businesses in various positions, but when she was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2012, everything changed. …

Old Town’s Rock Star

Anyone who is on the prowl for a new property wants to make sure that their building is sitting on a safe piece of land; that’s when they call Ruthie Doering. Doering is a geologist who works at Triterra, an environmental consulting company located …

Natalie Molnar; Creating a Greener Lansing

Hometown people. Hometown power. This is the slogan for the  Lansing Board of Water & Light (BWL), the third largest source of electrical utilities in the greater Lansing area. BWL is a municipally owned utility which simply looks to work with customers, …

Flex Their Way to Success

Trista Parisian and Jenny Quinn know fitness; both women live active lifestyles and have degrees in the health field. They may be living a fit life, but they noticed that gyms were lacking something; many gym-goers, especially women, didn’t know what …