Advisory Council

Advisory Council

Advisory Council

Anika Jackson

PR; Equity Movement & WAA Creative Director; CEO of Social Graces Social Club.
Redondo Beach, CA

Courtney Johnson Rose

Broker, George Johnson Development
Houston, TX

LaShawn Reed Kendricks

President of Essentials 4 Success & Success Her Way
Cleveland, OH

Katherine Cheng

Sr. Event Planner & EVP, Houston Event Planning, Inc.
Houston, TX

Lilyvette Rodriguez

Owner & Architect/Coach, Align by Design, Founder
Fontana, CA

Alexandria Boone

Women of Color Foundation & C L Magazine, Founder
Cleveland, OH

Sylvia D. Reyes

Mildred Holeman Realty, Luxury & International Real Estate Broker & TV Talk Show Host.
Houston, TX

Patti Cotton

Women Who Take the Lead, Founder & Executive Coach
Orange County, CA

Julius L. Cartwright

Founder, Equity Movement Enterprises, Inc.
Cleveland, OH

Haley Ahart Keiffer

President, Ahart Solutions International, Motivational Speaker, International Business Developer, President, Macy’s Miracles, Global Brand Ambassador
Houston, TX

Dr. Lezli Baskerville

National Association For Higher Education Opportunities (NAFEO), President & CEO
Washington, CA

Aracely Panameno

Director of Latino Affairs, Center for Responsible Lending
Washington, DC

Kenida Lewis

Director of College and Diversity Recruiting at MGM Resorts International
Las Vegas, NV

Dolores Pérez Islas

Oaxaca, Mexico

Vanessa Montañez

MBA, Coach, Trainer, Motivational Speaker.
Temecula, CA

Jaime Kravitz

Business Development / Relationship Rockstar, and Lead Entertainer at Rock The House.
Cleveland, OH

Kirstie Boyett

M.S., Sociology PhD Candidate, Texas A&M University
College Station, TX

Debra Wilson

Innovative Real Estate & Business Solutions, LLC, All About Cleveland LLC, Co-
Cleveland, OH

Asheli Atkins

MBA, Sociology PhD Candidate, Texas A&M University, Instructor at Prairie View
A&M University.
Houston, TX

Jenifer Bratter

Associate Professor Sociology, Rice University. Kinder Institute for Urban Research, Program for the Study of Ethnicity, Race, and Culture (PSERC).
Houston, TX

Marianne Bowers

Catering Convention Services Manager, Hilton Lake Las Vegas
Las Vegas, NV