Betty Weinkle is a business executive in a niche financial industry, and a community activist. Prior to her career in finance she represented Random House publishers for a number of years and managed a bookstore. Betty is an advocate for human rights, and her work has especially focused on women’s issues. She believes in rolling up her sleeves to make a difference, and has chaired and been active on a number of boards. Some of her motivation comes from her number one role as mother to a daughter.