Karla Edwards is the Central MS Hub Director for Volunteers and Nonprofits. The Central MS Hub is a partnership between The Alliance and Volunteer Mississippi. The Hub is a resource for volunteerism and nonprofit capacity building. The Central MS Hub serves volunteers and nonprofits in Claiborne, Copiah, Hinds, Leake, Madison, Rankin, Scott, Simpson, Smith, and Warren counties. A native of Natchez, she has spent the last 6 years in the nonprofit industry and is committed to a lifetime of service. She received her Master of Nonprofit Management from University of Central Florida. She also holds a Bachelor of Business Administration from The University of Mississippi. She abides by Mahatma Gandhi’s quote “The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others”.