April Polk, a Chicago native and a graduate of The Ohio State University with a B.A. in Marketing Communications, is a dynamic marketing professional with a passion for fostering entrepreneurship. After further honing her skills with a master’s degree in Business Administration from Ohio Dominican University and experience at several Fortune 500 companies, April founded her own boutique marketing firm in 2012. The firm specializes in assisting small business owners in digital marketing and business development. Beyond her professional achievements, April is deeply committed to community service; she has partnered with the Franklin County Youth Lemonade Festival to encourage entrepreneurship among children and volunteers with the Youth Entrepreneurship Academy to teach business basics and digital marketing. With a blend of academic rigor and real-world experience, April aims to empower her future students to excel in the ever-evolving field of digital marketing.