Monday Motivation: Charmaine Davis

Do you know Charmaine Davis? You should. She's the Chapter Director of Georgia 9to5 and is considering running for office in the future. Why? She is getting tired of looking to others to sponsor legislation and has started thinking, "Why can't that be me?"

She really hit the nail on the head with this brilliant statement:

As long as we sit back passively, we will continue to experience injustices.

The organization 9to5 organizes women to improve their working issues from tackling issues of discrimination, sexual harassment, pay disparity, etc, on state and local levels. VRL was proud to partner with 9to5 on National Go Run 2014 and we look forward to continuing this good work!

Charmaine says the women of 9to5 are everyday women doing extraordinary things and,

They show me that you really can achieve anything you put your mind to.

Do you know Charmaine? Does her story sound like yours? Let us know in the comments!