WILLIAM GATES, Sr., a prominent lawyer, civil activist, and philanthropist, is cochair of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. He lives in Seattle, Washington.
MARY ANN MACKIN provides speechwriting services to CEOs of corporations and foundations in a number of industries.
Excerpted from Showing up for Life: Thoughts on the Gifts of a Lifetime by Bill Gates, Mary Ann Mackin, Bill Gates
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