We love asking the folks that inspire and excite us about what inspires and excites them. Check out their responses below.

Cristina McClaren | Health Educator

I am inspired by my son. He has always been a very driven person and the drive has only gotten stronger as he has gotten older. He’s played sports, specifically tackle football, since he was in kindergarten. He has always been one of the shorter kids and younger kids on the team. Instead of letting that bother him; he used it as fuel. He became one of the hardest workers on and off of the field. He’s 15, has good grades, plays multiple sports, helps with special needs children, and is training to become a barber. I admire how driven and dedicated he is as such a young age. Read more>>

Zach Pollard | Artist

I’m inspired by my children. They have to most honest form of creativity without bias. Read more>>

McKenzie Ellis | Boutique Owner & Stylist

I’m inspired by the details of my past & the things I’ve been able to overcome. I’m inspired by my three kids & my desire to give them a childhood, a life, I never had. I never imagined having a lot of the things I do now and that serves as inspiration for me, especially on my harder days. Read more>>