The Circle Of PEARLS™
We brought the world in up close and personal to give the Small PEARLS of the world an EXCEPTIONAL look at success. It looks just like them! These beautiful Writer Contributors are Mothers, Grandmothers, Two Centenarians, Global & Community Leaders, Corporate Executives, College Presidents, College Athletic Administrators, Physicians, Attorneys, Educators, Emmy Award Winners, News Reporters, News Producers, Entrepreneurs, Magazine Publishers, Writers, Artists and Retirees. EXCEPTIONAL women from all walks of life that have gifted Love Letters of Affirmation and Legacy to The Small PEARLS of the world to become successful at every stage of life. Two elegant Centenarians, Miss Catherine Ferrell, 107 years of age and Miss Hortense McClinton, 102 years of age, both wrote Love Letters!
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Author and Visionary. Co-Founder, The SISI The Signature PEARL
Terry's Mother and the Queen PEARL.
Terry's MotherInLovePEARL. She transitioned July 2020.
An exquisite Centenarian at 107 Years Old. Valedictorian of the Class of 1931!
An elegant Centenarian at 101 years old, she was the first African American Professor at UNC-Chapel Hill.
RNC, OB/GYN NP Retired
My Sister. Quality Development Specialist Retired.
25th National President Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Incorporated
National President & CEO, Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Incorporated
International President, Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated
24th International President Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Incorporated
22nd National President Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Incorporated
Actress. Author. "Aunt Viv on The Fresh Prince of Bel Air." Photographic Artist and Designer.
The first African–American woman to represent North Carolina in Congress, Eva Clayton became the state’s first black Representative since 1901.
She is an American visual artist, author, keynote speaker, and educator who is best known for the original cover art of the hardcover edition of Terry McMillan's book Waiting to Exhale and for designing the first Kwanzaa stamp for the United States Postal Service, which was first issued in 1997. She also designed the 2016 Kwanzaa Forever Stamp.
Elizabeth City State University.
Cheri Beasley is the 29th Chief Justice of the North Carolina Supreme Court – and the first African-American woman to serve as Chief Justice of the state’s highest Court. As Chief Justice, she’s responsible for making sure every North Carolina court has the tools they need to run smoothly.
Member of the North Carolina House of Representatives Yvonne Lewis Holley is an American politician. She was first elected to the North Carolina House of Representatives in 2012 and was re-elected in 2014, 2016, and 2018. A Democrat, she serves the 38th District.
Rosie Allen-Herring is a national expert on public private partnerships, philanthropy and business strategy. She currently serves as the President and Chief Executive Officer of United Way of the National Capital Area (United Way NCA).
17th Regional Director of the South Atlantic Region Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Incorporated
Author, Speaker & Life Coach @SistaSheilaSays
16th Regional Director South Atlantic Region Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Incorporated
Ma, LPCS, LPC, LAC, MAC, CACII The Gold Standard, LLC
Leadership Studies and Adult Education NC A&T State University
Assistant Director Department of Social Services, Hanover County
Educator, Newport News Public Schools
Executive Administrator FHI
Project Manager CISCO Systems
Founder, Trish Harleston MInistries
Educator Wake County Public School System
Client Sales Executive IBM
Senior Vice President Community Development Banking PNC
Western Wake Counseling, PLLC
Vice President, Community Development PNC
Branch Manager First Horizon Bank
Founder Stephens Purpose, Inc.
Hair Stylist My Stylist, she did my hair for the Book and this beautiful photoshoot.
MUA & In God's Image Photography My MUA and Photographer, she shot the exquisite Cover of the Book and these beautiful pics!
Vice President for College Advancement York Technical College
Founder, CEO Project SHE and The SHETreat
Host, North Carolina Weekend UNC TV
CEO GAMMS Unlimited
Hilda joined the board of SouthWest Water in April of 2020. Based in North Carolina, she is a nationally respected expert in the utility space.
Emmy Award Winning Executive Producer WRAL
Emmy Award Winning Investigative News Reporter WSBTV
President & Certified Diversity Inclusion Strategist. Keynote Speaker.
Retired Educator Rocky Mount Public School System
Senior Director Global Business Development at DataStax
Project Manager Lenovo
Retired Educator. Community Advisor The SISI Small PEARLS Apprentice Program