Tuesday, June 19, 2012

Sister CEO who Rocks...Naturally: Ursula M. Burns

Ursula Burns is the CEO of  Xerox, a fortune 500 company and touted to be the fourteenth most powerful woman in the world by Forbes Magazine.
Ursula Burns:

She was born on the lower east side of Manhattan into what she considers an unsafe, impoverished environment.  She quotes her mother, whom she revered, by sharing this powerful statement:

"Where you are is not who you are."

Ursula elaborates further by sharing that it is her belief that where you are is a circumstance of that moment in time and you can change that. To learn more about about this powerful woman visit: http://www.xerox.com/about-xerox/executive-leadership/ceo/enus.html

Given that change is an often considered option for women who are transitioning to natural hair, it seems that her thoughts are very empowering in terms of knowing that Natural Is Cool Enough. 

 You are a Sister CEO who rocks...naturally and N.I.C.E. Salutes you!  Your courage and strength that enables you to  wear your hair naturally in your corporate office, in the board room and as a trail blazing business women is empowering and ensures us that Natural is Cool Enough!  Rock on Sister Ursula Burns!

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