Meet The Team

The SheNOW Team is made up of some fabulous people – Stop in and say hello!

founder & CEO – Brenna Smith

Learn More About Her —> HERE!


Business – Kristi L. Jackson

Kristi is a White House Recognized Innovator & Entrepreneur, an Award Winning Humanitarian, Founder of Women CEO Project, which was nominated for Women’s Organization of the Year, 2012 and Founder & Publisher of Power Culture Magazine. Follow her @womenceo and @powerculturemag

Beauty – Now Hiring! Send an email to if you are interested in this position.

Career – Vicki Aubin

Vicki Aubin – The Rockin’ Career Coach is based in New York City and helps rising professionals kick-start the career of their dreams. With over a decade in Human Resources and Recruiting (Campus, Experienced, Executive, Headhunting), she offers smart, savvy strategies for a kick-ass career. When she’s not in career mode, you can find her singing, drumming (Girl Drummers Rock!) or operating as her alter ego, Senior Dance Company Member at Bollywood Funk NYC. She blogs, tweets, pins, “faces” and links regularly and is the other of 22 Secrets to a Kick-Ass Interview. Get it FREE HERE.

Career/Women’s Lifestyle – Nicole Booz

Nicole is the Editor-in-Chief at GenTwenty. She graduated from the University of Maryland, College Park with a B.S. in Psychology. In her free time she enjoys exploring local markets, planning her next vacation, and reading any book she can get her hands on. Visit to meet Nicole. Or, follow her on Twitter: @NicoleBooz and Pinterest: NicoleBooz

Fashion – Courtney Houston

As a recent college graduate, Courtney Houston is a writer/blogger with a love of fashion and all things related. When not behind a computer, she enjoys thrift shopping, reading and attending events at her alma mater, UNC Chapel Hill.

General – Amber D. Nelson

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Amber D. Nelson is the President of Lingo Consulting, Inc., a Los Angeles-based marketing and communications firm dedicated to helping individuals and organizations learn and ‘leverage their lingo.’ Her clients include Target, General Mills, Transamerica, American Heart Association, Big Brothers and Sisters, Kaiser Permanente, American Marketing Association (both National and the Los Angeles chapter), Pepperdine University, and several corporate work groups and private individuals. Nelson is a RIVA-certified moderator with a degree in Journalism from Boston University. Her book, Effective Communications for Women in Business launched summer 2014, and will be followed by Talk to Me: 11 Ways to Make Your Conversations Richer, Deeper, and More Meaningful, due out fall 2014. Nelson is a member of NAWBO (National Organization of Women Business Owners) and the American Marketing Association. Connect with her on Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn!

General – Corinne Falotico

Corinne headshotCorinne is a recent graduate from George Washington University. She’s not afraid to call herself a feminist and a stereotypical cat lady. She blogs at The Feminist Feline and loves eating pasta and cheese – preferable together.

General – Jamie Birdwell-Branson

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Jamie Birdwell-Branson is a copy editor and freelance writer who lives in Ft. Worth, Texas with her cat and her husband. She is interested in writing about anything and everything, but she mostly enjoys to write about women’s issues and politics. she is an avid reader and a collector of magazines.

General – Thea Easterby

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Freelance Writer
Thea is a freelance writer/blogger. Her blog offers inspiring tips on writing, career change and personal development. For more information, click here to read her About page.

General – Rochelle Moulton

Rochelle Moulton develops personal brands for consultants, authors and artists with big, bold, bodacious ideas. Insight, inspiration and savvy—in a great pair of shoes. Connect with her at, follow her on Twitter @ConsultingChick and find her on Facebook.

Health – Michelle Clark

Michelle Clark, CHC, is a Certified Health Coach guiding women on their journey to lose weight, reduce stress, and improve their overall health and happiness. In short, to help them find their sparkle. Michelle became inspired to become a health coach after her own life changing wellness journey. Michelle is also passionate about the outdoors and likes to spend her free time hiking, mountain biking, road biking, running, and in the winter skiing/snowboarding. She hopes to spend the next phase of her life traveling through South East Asia and Indonesia while continuing to coach, write, and inspire. You can find Michelle at and on Twitter @nolimitshw.

Sex and Relationships – Jenn Clark

Jenn Clark is a writer, blogger, and all around “sex-pert.” In 2010, she put her two passions – writing and relationship advice – together and created the popular blog “Jenn X: 30Something & Single.”

She is the author of the book “How to Be a Goddess (A Step-by-Step Guide to Becoming the Woman Men Dream About…),” which is based on an article she wrote that went viral and has been viewed nearly half a million times.  She is also a monthly columnist for AVID Magazine, a featured writer for a variety of websites, and a frequent radio guest.  You can find both her and her blog at and on the YouTube channel “Jenn X: 30Something & Single.”

Travel & Lifestyle – Jasmine Lilly

Jasmine LillyJasmine is a finance professional and part-time travel blogger currently based in Washington, DC. Her passion for travel began at a young age, but grew rampant shortly after graduating college in 2010. She has been to various states, the Caribbean, Africa and Europe with plans to visit just about everywhere.

When Jasmine is not planning her next trip, she enjoys reading, watching sports, and spending time with family and friends. Her blog, aims to encourage travel in females through tips, city guides, and hotel reviews. You can find her on Facebook ( and on twitter @chicwanderlust.

SheNOW Blogger/Contributor Intern – Emily Bihm

EMILY-bihmSince graduating from college two years ago, Emily has been working as a waitress at a local breakfast restaurant. She enjoys writing and reading in her free time and hopes to have her own column in the future. She loves music, watching Netflix, spending time with friends and loved ones, and walking her dog Ollie.

SheNOW Blogger/Contributor Intern – Now Hiring! Send an email to if you are interested in this position.

Behind the Scenes

Editor Intern – Samantha Purcell-Musgrave

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Samantha Purcell-Musgrave is a Junior at the University of Central Florida. She is currently studying Health Services Administration and Journalism. She would like to one day become the CEO of a hospital. Once she achieves that goal, she would like to be a writer for a music magazine. Overall, Samantha would like to help foster the growth of a company into something bigger than itself. During her downtime, she likes to go to musical theater, concerts and operas. She also likes to travel, take photographs, write and spend time with her friends and family.

Editor Intern – Emily Adair

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Emily Adair is an editor, writer and all-around information aficionado with further aspirations in content creation. She studies Journalism and Political Science and Lindenwood University in St. Charles, Missouri. When she’s not in class, she is actively involved at the student newspaper and in the Gender Studies Club. Emily is from a small town, but her thoughts are big, and she knows good writing can have a lasting effect.

Event Planner Intern – Sidra Anees

Sidra Anees is currently attending Southern Methodist University. She has been planning events professionally for the past six years and hopes to pursue event planning as a full time career. Aside from event planning, Sidra’s other passions include dancing, baking, and traveling. She can’t wait to meet the SheNOW members at the upcoming events!

Public Relations Intern – Emily Beckman

Emily Beckman is a senior Public Relations student at Radford University in Southwest Virginia. She is about to embark on her final semester as an undergraduate student and she has loved every last minute of her time in college. After graduation, she plans to move far away from her hometown of Richmond, Virginia and take a job for a PR firm or a recruiting company. She is passionate about helping others and is looking forward to taking a job for a company that can make a difference in the lives of many people. In her free time, she loves to exercise, hang out with her friends and watch her favorite TV series, Homeland and Revenge. Follow her on Twitter – @ebeck3534.

Social Media Community Director – Jennifer Starr

Jennifer Starr is a hospitality professional currently working at Embassy Suites. In the past she has worked with The Walt Disney World Company. She has a passion for creating a community that allows women to encourage and embrace achieving their personal and professional goals. In her spare time she loves to watch films, travel, and enjoys the performing arts and photography. Follow her on Twitter (@Jstarr09) and connect with her on

Social Media Intern – Taylor Fettig

Taylor Fettig is a senior at the University of North Texas. She will be receiving her degree in English Creative Writing, a Technical Writing Certificate, and a minor in Italian. After studying abroad in Italy during the summer of 2012, she realized her passion for travel and hopes to backpack across Europe before she turns 30. Taylor is involved in numerous organizations and honor societies at UNT and will graduate with honors in May 2013.

IT – Kris Kramer

Kris Kramer is a writer, part-time blogger, software architect and self-styled ebook publisher. His current book, The Organization, is available on Amazon, as will be his forthcoming series, Tales of the Lore Valley. Along with several other talented writers, he runs, which publishes quality ebooks for multiple genres, including fantasy, science-fiction, and crime fiction. In addition, he runs Kramer Consulting, which provides software developer consultations and contract work.

Graphics Designer – MJ Seikaly

MJ Seikaly is an editor, writer, and graphic designer for Web, print, and social media. She has a passion for helping companies and individuals communicate to their target audience through a balance of well-crafted design and text. Contact info and samples of her work are available at

Public Relations and Marketing Manager – Sarah Parker

Sarah Parker is the SheNOW Public Relations and Marketing Manager. Her belief in the SheNOW mission and message is one born of friendship and experience, and she would especially like to break the stereotype tied to women and cats. Outside of SheNOW, Sarah uses her degree in PR, and her years of work experience for Fortune 500 Companies, to run her PR and Marketing freelance consulting business. For inquiries, you can contact her at

Senior Sales Assistant – Michelle Lampkin Capers

A native of North Babylon, NY Michelle Capers lived in Columbia, South Carolina before settling on the outskirts suburban neighborhood of Indian Trail, North Carolina where she now makes her home. Michelle has earned her BFA in Visual Communications/Digital Design at American Intercontinental University, Hoffman Estates, IL Online, where she completed her degree with honors and acquiring a 3.9 GPA.

A mother of four children, two daughters, 17 and 21 and twin boys both 11 years old, Michelle enjoys working from home and being a freelance associate in the areas of customer service/sales and writing.

A aspiring writer as well as a skilled Customer Service Representative in several sectors of client/retail services, to include GE Finance, Sprint, and Citibank to name a few, Michelle is currently working with SheNOW as a Sales Manager recruiting Sales Associates and in collaboration with acquiring industry cooperatives/service appointments for Brenna Smith. In her spare time, Michelle is working on a collection of short stories and fiction books to eventually publish in the public sector, with dreams of being a published writer one day. Michelle writes freelance articles in her spare time as well for several online publications.

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