KELLI NOWERS

Q. DID YOU KNOW?...

A. I was a competitive ballroom dancer in highschool.

Q. IF YOU COULD HAVE BEEN THE FOUNDER OF ANY COMPANY WHAT WOULD IT BE AND WHY?

A.  I would have founded TED. I love the mission of sharing diverse ideas, expertise and stories with others in dynamic ways. It's important to communicate about our differences and to continue learning throughout life- concepts TED is enabling through its work.

Q. WHAT ARE 3 THINGS YOU WOULD TAKE WITH YOU ON A DESERTED ISLAND AND WHY?

A. Yoga mat, Champagne, husband.

Q. WHAT SONG WOULD YOU SING AT KARAOKE NIGHT?

A. Always Garth. Friends in low places.

Q. WHAT IS YOUR MOST MEMORABLE EC MOMENT?

A. Being a part of the EC's grand opening at the Trolley Barns in 2013. Seeing all of the support and energy of the community during that time is really what made me understand the importance of innovation and the impact entrepreneurs have on our city. ...also staff karaoke at Santa's Pub.