"6 Innings With Davie Jane Gilmour
," marking the Penn College president's final year as chairman of the Little League International Board of Directors, shares myth-busting insight and eye-opening introspection – including her favorite experience and funniest moment – from a five-year term that ends in November. Among her observations is that participation in sports takes scholar-athletes well beyond the playing fields to boundless success in their chosen fields. "Why? Because they learn how to manage their time, they learn how to communicate and function as a team," Gilmour says. "When they leave Penn College or any other educational institution, they're going to be the people employers are looking for because they can do more than a task. They can be a bigger contributor to the whole."