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<Speech_Male> You <Speech_Male> left as one <Speech_Male> of the highest <Speech_Male> ranking women <Speech_Male> in the FBI's <Silence> history only. <Speech_Male> Six. <Speech_Male> Women counting. <Speech_Male> You have ever been <Speech_Male> promoted to the Executive <Speech_Male> Assistant Director <Speech_Male> Level <Speech_Male> Kathleen McChesney <Speech_Male> Janet Cameron <Speech_Male> Stephanie Douglas <Speech_Male> Valerie <Speech_Male> Parlay Maureen <Speech_Male> Begin ski and <Speech_Male> Amy Hess. <Speech_Male> Only six women <Speech_Male> in one hundred <Silence> twelve years. <Speech_Male> To rise <Speech_Male> to <SpeakerChange> the executive <Speech_Male> assistant director <Speech_Female> level. That's right, <Speech_Female> but that's because. <Speech_Male> In my view. <Speech_Male> I was <Silence> very lucky <Speech_Female> that <Speech_Female> I was also very fortunate <Silence> to have. <Speech_Female> <Speech_Female> People <SpeakerChange> who believed <Speech_Female> in me? <Silence> Great, mentors, <Speech_Female> great coaches, <Speech_Female> great supervisors, <Speech_Female> <Speech_Female> colleagues, <Speech_Female> people who <Silence> not only. <Speech_Male> Supported <Speech_Female> me and <Speech_Female> it made me look <Silence> good. <Speech_Male> But <SpeakerChange> <Speech_Male> people who gave me a chance? <Silence> You have a new job <Speech_Male> now. <Speech_Male> I? Do I am <Speech_Male> the director of public <Speech_Female> services <Speech_Female> for the <Silence> Metro governments? <Speech_Female> So. <Speech_Female> It <Silence> was a position <Speech_Male> that. <Speech_Female> Was presented to me. <Speech_Male> That <Speech_Female> just excited me <Speech_Female> because not <Speech_Female> only do I get to continue <Silence> public service. <Speech_Male> But <Speech_Female> it's in my home. <Speech_Male> <Silence> Of Louisville <Speech_Female> I. Love the <Speech_Female> city. <Speech_Female> Of being <Speech_Female> here, I'm comfortable here <Speech_Female> and <Speech_Female> the idea of being <Speech_Female> able to not only challenged <Speech_Male> myself with new things <Speech_Male> and learning new <Speech_Female> things, and about <Speech_Female> how how local <Speech_Female> government works <Speech_Female> after I've been involved in <Silence> federal government for so <Silence> long. <Speech_Male> That was <Speech_Male> exciting, <Speech_Female> but also just the idea <Speech_Female> of of being <Speech_Female> able to <Silence> hopefully to do some <Speech_Female> good. <Silence> To continue that. <Speech_Male> Public <Speech_Male> Service to <Speech_Male> give back <Silence> to <Speech_Male> the. <Speech_Male> To help the community <Speech_Male> do <SpeakerChange> miss the FBI <Speech_Female> oh <Speech_Female> every day. <Speech_Female> Every day and I always <Silence> will. <Silence> But. <Speech_Female> I <Speech_Female> think doing <Speech_Female> something <SpeakerChange> that makes <Silence> you feel like you're. <Speech_Male> Giving your <Speech_Male> life meaning <Speech_Female> doing meaningful work <Speech_Female> I. Think <Speech_Female> whatever it is <Speech_Male> if you can do <Speech_Male> that, it's <SpeakerChange> <Speech_Male> it's fulfilling. <Speech_Male> Has It's a <Speech_Male> real honor <Speech_Male> privileged. Sit Down <Speech_Male> with you I. have <Speech_Male> always admired <Speech_Male> <Advertisement> a you and your work. <Speech_Music_Male> <Advertisement> And <Speech_Music_Male> <Advertisement> so thank you for taking <Speech_Music_Male> the time to <SpeakerChange> talk with <Speech_Music_Male> me today and same <Speech_Male> to you. Jack, you're <Speech_Music_Male> <Advertisement> amazing. Thank <Speech_Music_Male> you very much <SpeakerChange> appreciate <Speech_Music_Male> <Advertisement> it. 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