Karinna Schlenker

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Karinna Schlenker

Categories: #52Women52Weeks

Today we celebrate Karinna Schlenker! YWCA Yakima is on a mission to empower women. #52women52weeks was created to celebrate and highlight the amazing women & #Sheros in the #YakimaValley. More about Karinna..

What is one word that describes you perfectly? Determined

What advice would you give to the next generation of female leaders?
You can do anything you set your mind to, never let anyone tell you it’s not possible. Hard work pays off.

What makes you happy?
Spending time with my daughter and husband.

How do you measure success?
I measure my success with a set of goals that I would like to achieve. I started with a list of lifelong goals when I graduated high school. And since then,
I make a yearly goal list to challenge myself.

What historical event inspires you the most?
The National Service Act 1941

What is your favorite quote?
“Mind your own biscuits and life will be gravy.”