Betsy DeVos is a great reformer who is changing the American educational system. The businesswoman was recently appointed to become the secretary for education in the country, and she has been taking this role seriously. Before this appointment, Betsy was involved in several philanthropic activities, giving a special attention to causes in the education industry. Her husband, Dick DeVos has been supporting her in all donations. Betsy is a role model to many women who want to become successful. Apart from being married into a billionaire family, the reformer has served in several leadership positions, and she has always proven her excellent skills.
The businesswoman had a great educational background. After completing her high school education many years ago, Betsy was enrolled at the Calvin College where she acquired her high learning education. While at this skill, Betsy realized that she wanted to get involved in politics. All through her campus life, Betsy remains politically active, and this gave her the expertise she needed to acquire. For three decades, Betsy DeVos has been in the American politics, and she has brought several significant changes. She has been part of several campaigns, political action committees, and other important activities. Betsy has also served as the chairperson for the prestigious Michigan Republic Party.
Betsy is not the only reformer in the family. This trend seems to be running in the wealthy family. Her husband has also been playing a huge role in American politics for several years now. In the year 2006, the businessman decided to vie for the gubernatorial race in Michigan. DeVos, however, lost the race to his greatest competitor.
The couple has also been assisting many less fortunate families in the country. Some of the greatest beneficiaries of the wealthy families are the individuals who want to acquire education and live a good life. The two understand the importance of education, and this is why they have invested heavily in the educational system. The two have also done a lot to make sure that the family business remains lucrative.
At one time, DeVos was serving as the president of the international company. The company, known as Amway, expanded its services to several countries in the world thanks to the leadership skills by the DeVos. Betsy has also done her part to the company, supporting him in all the important operations. The two have started several non-profit making organizations so that they can assist people who want to acquire education.
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