Dr. Pamela Hernandez
Small Business Owner, Independent Research Consultant and Community Engineer
Pamela Hernandez, Ph.D. is a small business owner, independent research consultant and community engineer. Dr. Hernandez has twelve years of experience working in U.S. public and private higher education institutions in various areas such as student leadership development, multiculturalism...
Principal - Tina Morgado - Health Insurance Agent,
Skin Care Consultant, Treskin
Greta is dedicated to helping educate people on the importance of health and wellness. I am passionate about skincare and I'm known as the #skincaresnob. As the Field Diversity Advisor for Treskin, she helps empower women of all nationalities by building confidence, health, and wealth!...
Financial Advisor, Merrill Lynch
As a native Houstonian raised in Houston’s Northside (in which she still resides), Jennifer believes that people can benefit from the vast resources and services that Merrill offers....
Executive Director, Greater Northside Management District
Rebecca Reyna is the Executive Director of the Greater Northside Management District. She manages projects and programs, including various economic development and community development initiatives. She is heavily involved in the community through her many leadership and volunteer roles.
Permanent Makeup Artist, Vanity Ink
Karissa Gutierrez, resident of Lindale Park, is a permanent makeup artist, former teacher, and mom of three. After serving 12 years for Aldine ISD, she retired to pursue her passion in the cosmetic industry. Karissa opened her permanent cosmetic studio, Vanity Ink Houston, in 2018. She e...
Senior Public Affairs Representative,
Luis brings a diverse background in community engagement and outreach, and multiple years of volunteer experience to his role at METRO. He takes pride in being able to connect with community members, successfully collaborate with service providers, and coordinate creative and engaging ...
Community Outreach Coordinator, Wesley Community Center
Director of Community Initiatives, Avenue CDC
Claudia is an accomplished community leader with over fifteen year experience in leading, managing, and establishing programs across various platforms. She is dedicated to connecting resources and collaborating with diverse teams to create processes that lead to opportunities to all. Her...
Maribel Rodriguez "Sunshine"
Founder and CEO, Sunshine Personnel Solutions, LLC
Maribel Rodriguez is founder and CEO of Sunshine Personnel Solutions, LLC with over 20 years experience as a business owner, and many years of experience in recruiting staffing and placement for temporary or direct personnel; as well as marketing public interest in staffing temps for each ...
Dr. Asheli S. Atkins
Executive Director, Greater Northside Chamber of Commerce, Asheli S. Atkins, LLC
Dr. Asheli S. Atkins, PhD, MBA is an Assistant Professor of Sociology and a business owner with over 13 years of outstanding professional research, teaching, and entrepreneurial experience. Passionate about the successful development and sustainability of small businesses — both nonprofi...