Sherry Pollex is busy. She’s vice president of the Martin Truex Jr. Foundation, which she and longtime boyfriend Truex started in 2007 to raise money and awareness for initiatives specific to ovarian and childhood cancers. She’s also owner of Lavender Boutique in Mooresville, which she opened in 2007 after educating herself by Googling “How to open my own boutique.” Born in Brighton, Michigan, Pollex, 37, is a graduate of Florida State, where she studied small business entrepreneurship in sports marketing. For her 37th birthday Pollex launched SherryStrong.org, an educational resource where women can learn about ovarian cancer. Pollex is a stage 3C ovarian cancer survivor.