Lakesha Cole has been named the 2014 Armed Forces Insurance Military Spouse of the Year® for her outstanding commitment to the military community.
Nominated by her husband, U.S. Marine Corps GySgt Deonte Cole, Lakesha’s accomplishments include hosting daily mentoring and mini-workshops to help address the business needs of military spouse entrepreneurs, and creating and owning She Swank | Too, a popular on-base boutique. She is currently in her last semester at Parsons The New School for Design, pursuing a degree in Retail Marketing.
With the reach of the Military Spouse of the Year® organization behind her, Cole is planning to pioneer the movement of professional growth and entrepreneurial opportunities for military spouses.
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