Rochelle Bea, Board Secretary/Board Member, is the owner of Beginning Futures LLC, a childcare and family education service located in Saint Louis, MO. Bea has worked in the field of child care since 2008. Prior to starting her own business, Bea was a social worker with the Missouri Department of Social Services’ Child Abuse and Neglect Unit. Bea is a seasoned and successful entrepreneur, a JP client, and now serves on the Justine PETERSEN board as board secretary. In 2013, Bea was the recipient of the Entrepreneur–Momentum Business award.