Teri Woods Walden does not let any moss grow at her feet unless of course it is used in some botanical way. She has begun working as a part-time contractor leaving enough room to continue building her growing and inspirational flower farm.

The Connection Exchange is in the welcoming and referral business to new businesses or residents to the community. They help existing businesses market their services to those who might need them as they start up or move in. The Connection Exchange has expanded to St. Charles County and West County as well as to the Springfield/Branson area. The founders Cara Owings (Class of 2017) and Jennifer Schenck (Class of 2018) live in Columbia.

Best wishes to these alumnae who continue leading and serving their community!