Berkshire editor Marcy Ross has been a willing participant–some might have said guinea pig–in our fitness activities over the years, the most outlandish, but memorable, of which was a basketball session. (As we walked into the gym at Simon’s Rock College, I think it was Marcy who said, “They’ll think we got lost on our way to the library.”) Her recent commitment to walking has got her a lot of media attention, and you can read more at America on the Move.
Marcy Ross’s walk with Regis
About the Author: Karen Christensen
Karen Christensen is an entrepreneur, environmentalist, and occasional scholar who also writes about how women gain and wield power. She is the owner and CEO of Berkshire Publishing Group, a research associate of the Fairbank Center at Harvard, a member of the National Committee on US-China Relations, and founder of the Train Campaign. She was a trustee of the University of Pennsylvania’s Penn Press, Read Karen’s occasional dispatches from the frontlines of international publishing at Karen's Letter on Substack, and follow her on Twitter etc @karenchristenze.