Cholene Espinoza on Hurricane Katrina by Mitch E.Perry05/12/06
At the Rotary District Conference taking place at Saddlebrook Resort in Wesley Chapel today, Cholene Espinoza spoke about her experience in trying to help out in the Gulf Coast after Hurricane Katrina hit last summer.
Espinoza graduated from the Air Force Academy in 1987, and in 1992 become only the 2nd woman selected to fly the U-2 reconnaisance aircraft.
She has just written a book about her experiences in Mississippi last year, where she went to help out those in need. The book is called â€œThrough the eye of the Stormâ€?. WMNF spoke with her this afternoon (roll tape#1 o.q.â€?through this particular disasterâ€?)
Thatâ€™s Cholene Espinoza. Sheâ€™s the author of the book â€œThrough the Eye of the Stormâ€?