Merideth Pobst is the Director of Communications and the Director of Foundation for the Jackson R-2 School District. She believes that learning, knowledge and information opens doors, creates opportunities and empowers all people to achieve, innovate, develop and succeed. For Merideth, relationships are the lifeblood of living your best life. She most admires working mothers who are doing the best they can to do the best they can. She believes that women have a great responsibility to pull others up behind us, to reach out to younger colleagues and encourage them, show them the ropes, help open doors and teach them soft skills.