A 30-year resident of Brevard County, Pennie DiPrima has spent nearly 25 years working in the non-profit and healthcare fundraising sector, lending her talents to organizations such as Wuesthoff Hospital in Rockledge and Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota. After retiring in 2006, she continues her love for helping others by volunteering on several community boards and committees, in addition to fundraising consulting, DiPrima is also is a fashion consultant for ETCETERA, a New York-based designer of women’s clothing. Her agency, Sassy Chic, hosts four seasonal trunk shows a year.