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During Steve's lifetime, Laurene kept her profile extremely low, focusing on raising their three children and running their home while her husband, an infamous workaholic, launched the groundbreaking tech firm.
While she was on the boards of several companies and charities during his lifetime, it was only after he died that she began to speak publicly and use her fame to draw attention to the causes that matter to her- education reform and school accessibility for the children of immigrants being the two biggest passion projects.
In October 1989, Steve Jobs gave a "View from the Top" lecture at Stanford Business School.
Laurene Powell was a new MBA student and snuck to the front of the lecture and started up a conversation with Steve who was seated next to her. Their son, Reed, was born September 1991, followed by daughters Erin in 1995 and Eve in 1998.
Efforts include altering school schedules, curriculums and technologies in order to replace the country's century-old high school education model.
Funding for XQ comes from Powell Jobs' Emerson Collective.
Powell Jobs, who lost her husband to pancreatic cancer in late 2011 and who turns 50 in November, is co-founder and president of the board of College Track, a college-prep nonprofit, and founder and chair of the Emerson Collective. Jobs Trust, which has been renamed the Laurene Powell Jobs Trust, which reportedly owns nearly an 8 percent stake in the Walt Disney Co., making the trust its largest shareholder.
According to the report, Powell Jobs and Fenty met at an education gathering in Houston in 2011.
A few months later, Fenty joined the board of College Track.
Tender moment: Steve Jobs met Laurene Powell when she was a grad student at Stanford, and they married two years later in 1991.
They were said to have had 'an exceptionally close marriage' (seen here in 2011, months before his death) Political family: Fenty- seen holding his daughter Aerin while the couple's twin sons Matthew and Andrew stand behind Michelle on the local Election Day in 2010- has not yet had his divorce finalized As she pushes her charity work, Mrs Jobs has started to increase her public profile, and friends suggest that it is time that she starts to make a name for herself that is removed from her husband's legacy.