Well known as the president of the Armed Forces Foundation and the C.E.O. of Frontline Defense Systems, she is also notable for co-writing a nonfiction work titled Hidden Battles on Unseen Fronts: Stories of American Soldiers with Traumatic Brain Injury and PTSD (2008).
She began working for the Armed Forces Foundation in early 2001.
An advocate for traumatized soldiers returning from war and their families, she was one of the founders of the Infinite Hero Foundation. She was also the executive producer of a related documentary feature titled That Which I Love Destroys Me.
A native of El Paso, Texas, she later settled in Ellicott City, Maryland. Her relationship with NASCAR driver
She is a contemporary of fellow business executive (and Yahoo C.E.O.) Marissa Mayer.