What is My Start Story?

All you need to know about Start TV's inspiring video series.

Constance Jones, CEO, Noble Network of Charter Schools

Constance Jones earned her seat at the table

Laura Desmond, CEO | Founder, Eagle Vista Partners

A college course helped digital marketing trailblazer Laura Desmond find her true career path

Amy Trask, Fmr. CEO, Oakland Raiders 1997-2013

Lifelong football fan Amy Trask shattered NFL's glass ceiling by becoming the league's first female CEO

Avi Sic, Open Format Disc Jockey

Open format DJ Avi Sic can entertain any crowd

Anne Torsiglieri, Actor, Playwright & Performer

Annie Torsiglieri: From school play to Broadway

Catie Holoubek, EVP Media, Pinnacle Advertising & Marketing

Catie Holoubek wants women to toughen up in male-dominated industries

Angelique Power, President, Field Foundation

Angelique Power talks courage and taking chances

Aimée Eubanks Davis, Fmr. Teacher/CEO, Braven

Aimée Eubanks Davis believes the next generation of leaders can emerge from everywhere

Josephine Lee, President & Artistic Director, Chicago Children’s Choir

Josephine Lee strives to unite the world through music

Phyllis Lockett, Founder & CEO, Leap Innovations

Education is in Phyllis Lockett's blood

Jill Thompson, Comic Book Creator

Why Jill Thompson is drawn to making comics

Ava Blaser, Dancer, Childhood Cancer Advocate

Through dance comes healing for 11-year-old two-time cancer survivor Ava Blaser

Anissa Gray, Journalist, Novelist

Longtime journalist Anissa Gray parlays passion for reading into new career as a novelist

Helen Zia, Writer, Activist

Helen Zia champions Asian Americans, social justice

Elaine Soloway, Writer

Writer Elaine Soloway: "I live a life out loud"

Simone Elkeles, Bestselling Author, "Perfect Chemistry" Series

Author Simone Elkeles was born with a "storytelling gene"

Marcia Biggs, Special Correspondent | PBS Newshour

For Marcia Biggs, the answer is making you think

Candice Savino, VP of Engineering, Trunk Club

Candice Savino on unconscious bias in STEM

Karen Hirsch, Photographer

For Karen Hirsch, photography is both business and art

Linda Frankenbach, Board Member, "i-tri" & "She Should Run"

Linda Frankenbach is an old school entrepreneur

Kimberly Moore, President, KDM Engineering

Kimberly Moore tells women they too can get jobs in the STEM world

Helen Sun, Chief Technology Officer, STATS

Helen Sun didn't let "no" stop her rise to the top

Dorri McWhorter, CEO, YWCA Metropolitan Chicago

Dorri McWhorter's goals haven't wavered since she was 11

Marsha Warfield, Comedian & Actress

For Marsha Warfield, this is why stand-up comedy is a calling

Alina Moran, CEO, NYC Health + Hospitals/Metropolitan

Alina Moran serves as CEO of the same hospital where she was born

Katrina Adams, Immediate Past President & Chairman, U.S. Tennis Association

Katrina Adams' journey from playing tennis to running the sport

Kerry Brodie, Founder & Executive Director, Emma’s Torch

Kerry Brodie cooks up a social enterprise that’s creating hope for refugees

Dale Soules, Actor, Orange Is the New Black

Dale Soules is ''very grateful'' for how fans responded to Orange Is the New Black's huge female cast

Gabrielle Korn, Editor-in-Chief, Nylon

Gabrielle Korn on why she wants to be ''implicitly feminist''