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March 2015 Healthy Women Feature Story: The Second Act

The brilliance of a second act

Kae Young jumped from a career in broadcast news and journalism to military public affairs after 26 years in media. Her secret to success: “I had to believe  in me.” Photo by Norm Johnston, NNY Business.

Kae Young jumped from a career in broadcast news and journalism to military public affairs after 26 years in media. Her secret to success: “I had to believe
in me.” Photo by Norm Johnston, NNY Business.

By Joleene Moody
NNY Business

When Kae Young was 52 years old, she did something most women her age wouldn’t dream of: she left her comfortable television career of 26 years to embark on a brand-new journey. It was a journey that would take her across the world. She would encounter brave soldiers, fellow co-workers and well-known celebrities. Pop culture calls this kind of late-life shift “the second act.” Kae Young calls it curiosity. [Read more…]