Ms. Padmore obtained her MBA in accounting from New York University. Her academic journey was enriched by Master's level courses in film, music, Spanish and cultural studies including the completion of doctoral level courses in education with health literacy as a research interest. Ms. Padmore has academic experience teaching courses at the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Monroe Community College, and the OSHER Lifelong Learning Institute at the Rochester Institute of Technology. Now retired, she has reinvented herself as an entrepreneur (owner of Wolf Clan LLC, founded in 2011), inventor, and writer of creative nonfiction.