Shavon Cole a Philadelphia native and a Delaware State University alumna and a proud member of the Distinguished Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Incorporated.
A college graduate pursuing her Master’s degree when she found out that she was expecting her first child. After giving birth to the most precious little boy, she found herself raising him independently with his father being inconsistent which turned into being absent. Being a single mother was a role that Shavon embraced and allowed it to be the strength that would sustain her through difficult times. In 2016 it she discovered her passion and started SingleMom a non profit organization providing support groups and scholarship opportunities for single mother.
Kia Caldwell established herself both academically and professionally. She had made tremendous accomplishments in her life such as obtaining her Bachelors Degree in Accounting and Masters of Business Administration, which supported her as she progressed in the corporate arena. In 2012 with all of her accomplishment Zakiyah realized that she had a passion for photography and decided to enroll in photography classes and later open her own studio.
Kia Caldwell Photography
Kara Norman co-founded and serves as the Director of Programs for the Atlanta based mentoring group, G.E.M.S. and Jewels Empowerment Group for Girls. Kara's strong desire to empower the lives of girls and women started mostly as a young girl when she struggled with self-esteem. After quitting college due to a lack of confidence, Kara got married and started a family with her husband. After her two daughters were born, Kara went back to earn her bachelor's of science degree in psychology and graduated summa cum laude. During her studies, she chose to focus on women's issues. A seed was planted that not only fed her growing confidence, but eventually grew into her devotion to helping girls and women face today's myriad of challenges. All of these experiences have fueled Kara's passion to empower the lives of women and girls! Kara resides with her husband, and two daughters in Alpharetta, Georgia.
Empower Her Inc.