OUR 2020 SPEAKERS
“Ditch Mom Guilt. Setting Expectations for Work and Mom Life While Investing in Your Children AND Moving Your Business Forward” by Anna Wright, Anna Kay Photography
Anna Wright is a hybrid wedding and portrait photographer, military spouse and mama to 3 amazing kiddos.
She craves community, caffeine (caramel latte with coconut milk please) and travel!
After tripling her wedding packages in just 2 years, being featured on publications like Inspired by This and Whimsically Wed, Anna is calling BS on Mom Guilt getting in the way of your success.
Anna believes that moms can be incredible moms and business owners and is here to cheer you on.
“Don’t Let Adversity Stop You! How to Build a Successful Brand While Raising Amazing Humans” by Nicte Cuevas, Nicte Creative Design
Nicte Cuevas is a recognized Graphic Design and Brand Strategist who empowers businesses by amplifying the brand’s unique positioning while connecting to their audience. Her passion for branding has led to work with several national and international companies through massive rebrands.
As a LinkedIn Author, Nicte’s driven to helping a global audience of professionals and brands, amplify their value to build a lasting connection.
Being a military spouse further supports her value system, which is to make the best of every moment with determination. These values infuse her work, motivating her to provide personalized attention to each of her clients while delivering high-value results.
As the principal at Nicte Creative Design, she infuses her experience to catapult compelling brands while fulfilling her own mission to use design as a catalyst for positive change. Nicte has applied this when working with brands including Adobe Creative Cloud; Adobe Spark and Twitter Business; LinkedIn; a Purina partnership (with Dogs on Deployment); and the Houston Zoo.
Nicte’s excellence in communication, design, and marketing have been recognized by multiple national and international awards, including a coveted feature in Graphic Design USA People to Watch.
“Less Work, More Mama. How to Use Systems and Tools to Streamline and Automate Your Business” by Dawn Richardson, Tech Savvy Creative
Dawn is the Mama to Kendall Grace, and the owner of Dawn Elizabeth Studios and Tech Savvy Creative. She’s a Software Engineer turned Wedding Photographer, and she LOVES teaching other creatives how to effectively utilize technology in their businesses. Tech is her jam – and she’s here to help you find freedom and confidence with your technology so you can spend more time doing what you love and with the people you love.
“Let’s Talk Money, Mama! Knowing When and How to Spend Your Money to Create Growth in Your Business” by Kelsea Vaughan, Touch of Whimsy Design and Coordination.
Kelsea is a quirky, type-A #momboss and she is here to serve you. Kelsea, whole-heartedly believes that God put her on this earth to serve the ladies around her. Over the course of her life that has come about in several ways. After graduating from Texas A&M University (Gig’em Ags!) with a degree in Ag Economics, Entrepreneurship and Event Management, that service started coming through her business, Touch of Whimsy. Touch of Whimsy is an event planning and floral design company in New Braunfels, Texas. She returns to Texas A&M several times a year to teach and mentor Aggies in the Event Management and Entrepreneurship programs.
She believes the education she received at A&M has led her to success in her business. Give her Quickbooks, an energy drink, and great tunes and she can solve any business problem.
Kelsea is the mama to a sweet and spunky two-year-old, Jameson. After having Jameson, her whole world turned right-side-up in all the best ways imaginable.
“How Taking Care of Yourself Sets You Up for Success in Motherhood and Entrepreneurship” by Katrina Flores LPC, The Verve Counseling and Wellness.
Katrina Flores is a Licensed Professional Counselor in San Antonio and finishing up her 200 hour Yoga Teacher Training in Adaptive Therapeutic Yoga. She is the owner of The Verve Counseling & Wellness where she offers her clients a safe space to work towards reclaiming their personal power through the use of Mind Body Medicine.