At the age of 40, I became a golf professional overnight. My athletic life began when I was very young. At 10 years old, I was asked to train for the Olympics in swimming. At 25, I was a tennis professional playing on the Avon Futures Tour. I became a golf professional after I divorced, had a back operation, and moved to Israel with two young children.
As I was growing up my father gave me articles to read about successful women lawyers. His motto was Once you are a lawyer you can be anything. I always kept that in mind, but I could not give up my love of sports. I believed I could go to law school later but needed to take advantage