UA graduate discards lucrative career, finds happiness helping poor
Published: December 23, 2013 - 10:09 PM
By Dave Scott
Beacon Journal staff writer
Jessica Custer of Carrollton (left) is advising KARA Weaves co-founder of Indu Menon in Cochin, India, on how to make their handmade fabric company sustainable despite competition from companies using mechanical looms. Custer has a bachelor's degree in business from the University of Akron and is seeking a masters in business administration from HEC Paris. She is a former Fulbright Scholar. (Photo courtesy Jessica Custer)
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