Meet The 2017 Texas Black Women’s Expo Dream Team

Mrs. Leola Anifowoshe

Mrs. Leola Anifowoshe

Founder Texas Black Women’s Expo

Leola Anifowoshe I am Dr. Leola Anifowoshe, CEO and Founder of the Texas Black Women‘s Expo. I am a Chief Trichologist "Hair Loss Specialist" by Trade. I own Solutions Hair Restoration and Wellness Center in Stafford, Texas. I help people grow their hair back and find wellness in their lives. I am also the CEO and co-founder of the amazing Nzuri Hair Care Line of products. We are currently featured in almost 300 HEB’s, and in the East Coast. We also distribute products through Walmart.com and Sears.com. I am the mother of 6 children and married to Mr. Tessy Anifowoshe for over 23 years! www.TexasHairLossClinic.com if ever you need help with hair loss or health. www.HairVitaminstore.com for the best products you have ever tried to feel energetic!

Rolonda Hernandez

Rolonda Hernandez

Program Coordinator

A Virtual COO, also known as an online business manager. As a revenue booster and lover of all things strategic, she is the one entrepreneurs call for assistance with managing teams, plugging revenue holes and improving operating procedures. If you need support becoming the CEO of your company instead of an employee, join Rolonda today for a complimentary virtual coffee meeting today!

Astoria Stubbs

Astoria Stubbs

Pageant Coordinator

Founder and CEO of IAmQueen, a beauty company that specializes in hair education classes and products as well as textured hair extensions.
Royal hair and beauty tips for the Queen in "You" (www.theiamqueen.com) I‘m a hairstylist and educator by trade for over 10 years where I strive to teach not only hair styling techniques for all textures but the education behind hair maintenance and growth. The Creator of the Natural You Class where teach women and girls to embrace their natural hair starting with self-love. Among other things, I’m proud to be a Brand Ambassador for Nzuri HairCare and Wellness!

Debbie Biggs-Ivey

Debbie Biggs-Ivey

Volunteer Coordinator

"If it can be done Debbie can help you do it!" A self-starter and motivator with a passion for helping others conceive, reach for, a fulfilling their dreams. An entrepreneur in my own right, I understand what moving from vision to volition requires. Your success is not a matter of how but only a matter of time. "If you want it done? Debbie can help you do it"... "It‘s more than my motto it’s my muse and main motivation"

Dionne Murphy

Dionne Murphy

Workshop Coordinator

A Healthy Lifestyle Enthusiast who loves all things health, wellness, and fitness. I am an Independent Business Owner with Total Life Changes (www.iamdionne.com). I help individuals find their “Healthy” – Mind, Body, and Spirit. I have competed in two fitness competitions where I was able to transform my entire body. Those two experiences have helped me to understand that your body is capable of doing the unthinkable. I am also the owner of Nature’s Indulgence where I create an extensive array of candles, hair, skin and body care products. I am a firm believer that “if you take care of your body, it WILL take care of you!” My passion for every aspect of life and the Word exudes in my optimistic approach to daily living.

Lee Wilson

Lee Wilson

Exhibitor Coordinator

Business Consultant & CEO of Houston Market Place works with small and medium sized businesses to provide business solutions, marketing, event planning, photography, crowdfunding and innovative services. Whatever you need we provide or we will refer you! Serving small businesses and consumers since 1996!

Dr. Roschell Santee

Dr. Roschell Santee

Fashion Coordinator

Founder of SBSB, Simply But Sexy Beauty t-shirt. I am a licensed PI, and my goal is to help elevate, educate for all children and a way to bring about awareness of Domestic violence. We have worked very hard in this area, and we received Congressional Recognization from Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee for our advocate work.

Tammy Collins Markee

Tammy Collins Markee

Media Coordinator

She is an International Human Rights Activist, Entrepreneur, Business Developer, Forex Trader, and Writer. A brief sojourn in Europe, where she valiantly advocated against racial discrimination and police brutality, led to her appointment as International Affairs Director by Pastor Kenneth Glasgow, brother of Rev. Al Sharpton, a celebrated American Activist. Tammy is a Columnist for K.I.S.H. Magazine (Dynasty of Dreamers). Also, She is the Co-Author, of "Dreaming the Dream" and "The Princess In YOU."Entrepreneurship, Empowerment & Self Awareness all are the things; that drive me to serve thy fellow sisters in their journey for a liberation from poverty and abuse.

Ciara Suesberry

Ciara Suesberry

Media Relations Specialist

Founder and CEO of Berry Diversified Public Relations Agency, Ciara Suesberry is an energetic businesswoman and a passionate humanitarian dedicated to empowering individuals in her community. She is a lover of truth who is persistent in achieving goals, while striving to enhance her expertise each and every day. In December 2016, Suesberry earned her Bachelor of Arts in Communications from the University of Houston-Clear Lake. With her strong leadership and communication skills, Suesberry thrives as an upcoming public speaker with specific interests in poetry and literature. Today, she maximizes the publicity of hidden treasures located in the heart of Houston.

Toni Harris Taylor

Toni Harris Taylor

Speaker Coordinator

Toni Harris Taylor, affectionately known as the Turnaround Queen, has over 25 years’ experience as an entrepreneur. Although she has suffered great personal losses and business challenges, every time she gets knocked down she turns it around by taking drastic steps. Toni brings a level of professionalism and expertise to her clients helping them to take the necessary steps to rise to the ranks of Top 6. As a six-figure entrepreneur, Toni shares the strategies she used to grow her business and network nationally and internationally, and helps her entrepreneur and sales professional clients to achieve six figures in record time!