About Us and Our Values
We are a virtual community where women connect, explore and transform.
About Her Nexx Chapter
Her Nexx Chapter provides engagement topics and activities that will deliver an impactful experience for women. We are a vibrant community for women to explore topics that will connect them with other like-minded women. HNC is here to walk with you through the various seasons of life. The possibilities are unlimited when women are directly involved in their own transformation. From life skills with wellness to soft skills for growth, the education, workshops and community relationships reveal our commitment to “The Future of Connection for Women.”
To create a global platform that propels women’s limitless possibilities.
Establish partnerships with Virtual Facilitators and develop interactive communication environments that will bridge community and programming.
We are a community where women connect, explore and transform.
Meet the Founder and CVO!
Meet the Advisory Board!
Angie Grimes is the Vice President of Her Nexx Chapter. She cultivates our virtual community of women and curates the workshops. The beauty of this organization is that it aligns with Angie’s personal vision to create unity in the world, coupled with the joy she has for mentoring and elevating women. In addition to her entrepreneurial skills, Angie’s path has led her to assist others as a Spiritual Architect. Through her direction, she enlightens individuals on their journey to becoming the highest version of themselves. She guides with a gentle de-conditioning process that reconnects them to their true essence before they adopted an imposed belief system. It is with this information that they can then reconnect to the inherent gifts, qualities, and talents that their Divine self chose as ‘tools’ for their highest evolution.
Suzanne Ridner is the Editor-in-Chief and Operations Manager for Her Nexx Chapter. She is a seasoned editor with 40+ years of experience, including having edited 10 books. Her sharp attention to detail as a proofreader earned her the nickname, “Eagle Eyes.” In November 2017, her path crossed with Lady Chap’s, and Suzanne offered her editorial assistance. She soon became HNC’s “Word Boss Lady,” ensuring that every item published conveys the message of Her Nexx Chapter with excellence. Suzanne manages the production of the blog and has a team of talented writers across the globe who dedicate their time and energy to that effort. She enjoys making connections and helping women find their happy place; the community of Her Nexx Chapter allows her ample opportunities to do just that! Suzanne enjoys travel, experiencing new cultures, cuisine and music; she particularly loves listening to jazz and bluegrass. Suzanne is originally from Chicago but now calls Dallas home. She does, however, regularly crave that mouth-watering deep dish pizza from the Windy City.
Latasha Crawford McLaughlin
Latasha Crawford McLaughlin is the Program Director for the Her Nexx Chapter Community platform. She specializes in breakthrough strategies, leadership development, team building, and diversity & inclusion. Latasha has over 25 years of experience in customer service, operations, and human performance management as a seasoned manager in multiple industries. She is the author of A Winning Season, a guide to self-improvement and long-term change. Latasha is also the CEO of Leveled UP that she started with her son and daughter which encompasses and distinguishes her passion for business, her focus on collaborative team building, and her commitment to meeting both internal and external customer and market demands. She received her undergraduate degree in Organizational Management from the University of Memphis, and a master’s degree from Arizona State University. Latasha is the mother of three children and five grandchildren. Her contagious enthusiasm instills her and her team members with extraordinary energy and dedication in an environment where creativity and innovation are encouraged. Latasha strongly believes in community, community service and community empowerment: “Giving back should be a norm.” Her Nexx Chapter fits where she is now in life to help empower and promote other women.
Senior Director of Marketing
Chrystal Tan resides in England with her husband and two sons. She pursued a second degree in graphic design which led her to work in the field of marketing. She heard about Her Nexx Chapter through lifelong friends she had met when she was studying in Texas and Minnesota about 20years before. At HNC, she is fully engaged with the ongoing culture of contributing and mentoring one another. She sees potential in people and is at her best when she draws the best out of others. During her breaks, she loves getting on the Nintendo Switch with her family. On weekends, she enjoys taking walks by the River Thames near her home, documenting the beauty of the seasons.
Jocelyn Bordador-Putnam serves as the Marketing Manager for Her Nexx Chapter. She was part of her high school newspaper’s editorial team while sharing her personal thoughts in blog format on the side. During her university years, Jocelyn would help her classmates by editing their articles, scripts, written reports, position papers, and thesis papers. Outside of class, she taught English to foreign students, arranged play dates with orphanages, launched donation drives for disaster relief, and mobilized friends for activities with other non-profit organizations. Jocelyn used these skills to build a career in marketing and public relations, where she created and managed campaigns and promotions across traditional and social media channels for some of the largest global names in entertainment, technology, and consumer goods. Her multilingual background lets her enjoy learning languages. Jocelyn’s other interests include cooking, singing, drawing, watching movies, and jogging.
Samantha Tan is the Marketing Manager for the Partnership Marketing Team. She previously worked in the IT industry specializing in business intelligence and data warehouse. Samantha is a visual creature attracted to about anything and everything that is visually appealing, and her passion for visuals and creativity led her to the beginning of Samantha Tan Photos. She supports women small business owners to visually tell their stories and stand out in the digital world. Samantha also captures moments for families and kids. Based in San Jose, California, she is a wife, a mom, a creator, who loves running, yoga, rock climbing and chocolate!
Public Relations Director
Elizabeth Schumacher is Her Nexx Chapter’s Public Relations Director. She is a Web Content Marketing Specialist and Public Relations Assistant with a strong desire to help others achieve their goals. Throughout her career, she’s authored a book, created and promoted teen–centered library programming, managed an academic library, led information literacy workshops, and written dozens of SEM campaigns and SEO websites. With Her Nexx Chapter, Elizabeth is committed to supporting women around the world by helping them learn, grow, and realize their dreams. Her role within the organization focuses on fulfilling Her Nexx Chapter’s mission, creating media kits, editing and proofreading all materials awaiting publication, and collaborating with dozens of talented women. When she’s not working, Elizabeth enjoys writing poetry, playing piano, petting her cat, and trying her hand at Bob Ross painting tutorials.
Human Resources Director
Chrissy Lindley is the Human Resources Director for Her Nexx Chapter. She is a mom to three busy teenagers with a passion for providing nutritious food to her family and keeping them organized. Chrissy has a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration and a master’s in Human Resource Management. She has also completed a certificate in Holistic Nutrition and several courses in an advanced series. Chrissy loves being a part of something much bigger than the sum of its parts and has a passion for process improvement. She is excited about helping Her Nexx Chapter support and encourage women. Her hobbies include reading, running, and biking. Running makes her feel strong; biking makes her feel like she’s flying. She has a weakness for anything chocolate.
Cheryl Feick is the Executive Administrator at Her Nexx Chapter and the CEO/Founder of Achieving the Next Level Digital Marketing Agency. Cheryl is an artistic website designer through her company while being a mom to three young children. Originally from England, she now calls Texas home. Within HNC Cheryl is referred to as “Tink” (short for Tinkerbell) due to her “pixie dust,” aka her design skills, applied to make everything she touches look perfect. Why does Cheryl support HNC? To bring women together globally to empower each other in achieving their own goals and mission.
Director of Corporate Relations
Alicia Key was born and raised in Michigan and decided to follow her dream, which brought her to Texas in the summer of 2018. She has a Bachelor’s degree in Business Leadership and a Master’s degree in Organizational Leadership. Her professional background is mostly in sales and marketing for commercial real estate. Alicia has always enjoyed developing others, so she recently transitioned into Human Resources to pilot a Learning & Development Division. Her mission is to encourage people to activate and nurture their innate power to create the life they want. Alicia believes in living simply with large dreams, large goals, and even larger faith. She is excited to partner with Her Nexx Chapter to use her talents, gifts, and abilities to serve others as our Director of Corporate Relations.
Strategic Executive Assistant
Fatima Vali serves as the Strategic Executive Assistant for Her Nexx Chapter. During her undergraduate years, she was involved with various campus groups as a volunteer doing campus clean-ups, raising funds for breast cancer awareness, and working with individuals with disabilities. She was a mental health and wellness peer educator on campus where she helped educate students on resources available to them. She also served as the President of Psi Chi Honor Society where she encouraged students studying in the field of Psychology to strive for academic excellence. Her leadership skills molded her professional career in retail management leading multi-functional teams within sales, merchandising, and operations in Target and Macy’s. In 2020, she launched her brand, Soulitude, creating products made from ethically sourced and sustainably produced materials.