2013 TOYOTA MOTHER OF INVENTION

Tricia Compas-Markman

DayOne Response

Compas-Markman is the founder of DayOne Response, which develops innovative solutions for disaster relief and increases the effectiveness of relief organizations through water management. Their patented and award-winning DayOne Purification Waterbag™ provides complete household water purification and combines the four elements of municipal water purification (collection, treatment, transport and storage) in a 10-liter backpack.

Compas-Markman's work has earned her acclaim from the Creativity Foundation, Cartier Women’s Initiative, Junior Chamber International and President Clinton.