To accomplish more for the Kingdom of God together by providing services, synergy, and support for women in passionate pursuit of their calling. We will continually and personally invest in the women in our alliance, providing the best and most innovative resources, trainings, and personal coaching so they will no longer feel overwhelmed, heavy-burdened, or alone. Our focus is on the woman and not the work, increasing their skill set and confidence so they can lead with a spirit of excellence, be fulfilled, walk in more authority, and pass on lessons learned to those they influence.
Terri’s personal mission is to direct the called to lead with confidence. A leader in the marketplace and ministry for over 25 years, she has led an advertising sales team for a major cable company, served on a church ministry staff, and founded three non-profit organizations: Women’s Non-Profit Alliance, ProvenWay Ministries ,and Project EnterChange. Terri has mentored hundreds of women to fulfill their mission, and wholeheartedly believes in speaking the truth in love.
Susan has a strong gift of service that she lives out daily. Her experience includes working with Strategic AngelCare in Administration and Humanitarian Aid, teaching in Russia as a part of an annual mission trip, and serving as the wedding coordinator for her church, Hunters Glen Baptist Church. For the WomensNPA, Susan oversees the finances, Alliance Partner assimilation, and administrative duties.
Keisha is passionate about ladies knowing their God and doing great exploits in His name and for His glory. She receives great joy from leading small and discipleship groups, speaking at conferences and building intentional relationships. She is a Certified Life Coach offering specialized sessions designed to help ladies connect purpose, realize passion and progress relationally. In March 2014, Keisha founded Encounter Ministries International, a 501c3 organization, that allows her disciple and empower ladies to walk boldly and confidently in who they are becoming.
Sharmon Coleman is a lover of God and people, especially women, and has served both through the years in various ministries. God used the years Sharmon spent teaching Bible study, leading the women’s ministry team at her church, and serving as a MOPS Mentor Mom to prepare her for her next assignment as the Executive Director of ProvenWay Ministries. A ministry coach and frequent leadership trainer, Sharmon addresses such topics as Soul Care, Intentional Leadership, and Empowering Your Team to Succeed. Her life’s verse is Psalm 24:4, “I sought the LORD, and He heard me, and He delivered me from all my fears.”
Ashlie has been involved in active service her whole life, in which she has inevitably assumed some form of leadership role. In late 2013, Ashlie was inspired to work with young female students to pursue excellence in their careers and education who, like her, came from low-income backgrounds desiring something more from life. Thus, in January 2014, the Atlanta Growing Leadership of Women, or Atlanta GLOW, was birthed. She now uses what she learned from starting her own non-profit to share with others.
Linda is a Certified Public Accountant with twenty-eight years of accounting experiences. She and her husband, Brandon, own Pitts and Pitts CPA, with Linda’s focus being nonprofit clients. Prior to this, she worked as an Audit Manager with Ernst & Whinney (now Ernst & Young). Linda has her BBA/Accounting from the University of Texas.
BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Sandy Lindsey Riffe retired from 26 years in the business world. The last 18 years of her career, she was Executive Vice President and member of the Board of Directors of a private trust company. Sandy is a Past President of the Dallas Chapter of Executive Women International and Fellowship of Professional Women, and founded the ministry Widow’s Might. She is a coordinator of Small Group Bible Studies for FPW and currently facilitates one in her home.
Michelle and her husband, Cedric, serve as co-founders of Healing Thine Hearts Ministries, a non-profit (501c3) organization. Both are ordained ministers and certified belief therapist and have seen the pain of divorce in society as well as in the church. They believe that committed, married relationships offer the greatest opportunities for fulfilling the purpose of the Great Commission. Their Motto- “Building Stronger Families by Strengthening Relationships,” is not just a slogan. It is their ministries’ ultimate goal!
Debby is a licensed professional counselor, licensed marriage and family therapist, and certified sex therapist. Since receiving her M.A. degree from Hardin-Simmons University in Marriage and Family Therapy, Debby has worked in both inpatient and outpatient treatment settings. At ACTSolutions, she works with adults, adolescents, couples and families, and offers play therapy for children. She also leads women’s groups exploring relational challenges and spiritual issues impacting the lives of women. Debby is also a presenter for public and professional organizations. She speaks on various topics including: communication, marriage, issues relating to children and adolescents, and mental health issues.
Trish began ministering to women over 20 years ago when God used other women to invest in her life. She has recently retired from the director of women’s ministry/leadership development for RockPointe church in Flower Mound, Texas in order to be available for other opportunities to which God is leading her. Her main passion is leadership/development coaching for women that work outside the home in entrepreneur or corporate settings, but she also enjoys speaking about using God’s Word as the greatest GPS navigational tool in the lives of ministry leaders and their flock. Trish is on the board of Peritus Partners Inc, and serves as an advisor regarding leadership and growth possibilities.
Linda has worked for over twenty years as a business and strategic consultant, training and mentoring women leaders in Dallas and around the world. She also has served as a board member for a variety of non-profit organizations, many of which are focused on advancing the needs of women and children locally and internationally. Partnering with Global Aid Network, Buckner International, African Leadership and Reconciliation Ministries, Missions Ministries and Family Legacy International, Linda has traveled around the world as an active advocate for women and children.