contributors

  • India

    India

    Co-founder

    India is the oldest sister in My Natural Sistas. She a proud naturalista from Houston, Texas who loves inspiring girls, both young and old, to embrace their natural beauty. She loves all things shabby chic and enjoys chatting about natural hair, health and issues that are relevant to her community.

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  • Toni

    Toni

    Co-founder

    Toni is the middle sister in My Natural Sistas. She is a southern girl, hailing from Houston, Texas, who enjoys sharing natural hair tips, styles and her passion for living a Vegan lifestyle. She loves chatting about natural hair, health, life, and Veganism. She has a beautiful Jeep named ‘Ebony’ and loves to be one with nature while hitting up the off-road trails.

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  • Carmen

    Carmen

    Co-founder

    Carmen is the baby sister in My Natural Sistas. She’s a Houston, Texas native who loves chatting about natural hair, fitness, and makeup. She is an artist and believes that the human face is her canvas. She enjoys beating not only her own face, but the beautiful faces of others. She’s a personal trainer and loves to compete in Bikini Fitness competitions, so when she’s not online or doing makeup, you can usually find her at the gym.

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  • Jasmine C. Harris

    Jasmine C. Harris

    Contributor

    Jaz, aka the Dope Librarian, is a lover of books, life, culture, people, new things, and beautiful things. She is a 30-something librarian living in the beautiful city of Baltimore, Maryland. She wants to share her world and create conversations that will provoke people to think deeply and challenge their own understanding. She wants to challenge her own understanding! She loves being a part of the My Natural Sistas community and connecting with other sisters just as curious, smart, and fabulous as she is.

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  • Melony Crayton

    Melony Crayton

    Contributor

    Melony Crayton is a college senior at the University of Missouri-St. Louis, studying communications. As a communications student, she has grown a passion for women’s leadership, and writing. Currently, she is an intern for The Sue Shear Institute for Women in Public Life, and is looking forward to her upcoming graduation in May 2016. Melony is passionate about self-improvement for women, and enjoys reading, writing, watching YouTube, Diy-ing, and natural hair and beauty.

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  • Chanthany Dèchanne

    Chanthany Dèchanne

    Contributor

    After the death of her father, just weeks before her 9th birthday, Chanthany found herself retreating to her quiet place to “breathe” through the pain of loss. With each “breath” a word was born, a truth was discovered. Each truth was a healing agent to the hollow feeling consuming her spirit, and she realized that she could use this power for the better! After putting pencil to paper and sharing her discoveries her true mission was born and her passion for spreading love, joy and healing through writing became the central focus to her life’s purpose.

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  • Monique Hibma

    Monique Hibma

    Contributor

    Monique is a doctor’s wife, SAHME (stay-at-home mom extraordinaire) of three, and an English teacher on hiatus. She is fitness focused and strives to live a life of excellence. Faith, love, and service are her notable driving life forces. Monique writes an inspirational blog (http://whitecoatwifey.com) reflecting on “the medical journey.”

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  • Monique Houston

    Monique Houston

    Contributor

    Monique (Mojo) is a working professional and UOP alumni, who graduated with her masters in behavioral health. She is passionate about helping others, and loves everything in the arts. Like most of us, she has been through some ups and downs, but has been able to overcome her troubles. This has sparked her interest in helping others by providing honest advice, as well as sharing her past experiences.

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  • Laticia “Action” Jackson

    Laticia

    Contributor

    Health and Fitness Expert/2008 Fitness Olympian Laticia “Action” Jackson has been called one of the most energetic, passionate and engaging experts in the field of health promotion, wellness, fitness, nutrition and wellness. She’s been featured in over 13 national and international health and fitness magazines, the go-to fitness expert for TV shows such as CW 31 and the author of five women’s health and fitness training books. Therefore if you’re looking to transform your health, Action Jackson’s got you covered at http://laticiaactionjackson.com!

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  • Brittany Bertuzzi

    Brittany Bertuzzi

    Contributor

    Brittany Bertuzzi is a wife, mother, blogger, and karaoke singer extraordinaire! Through her husband’s love for sports, Brittany inadvertently became a fan which inspired her to pen her blog to speak others who are lovers of sports lovers. Brittany loves to travel, loves living in Houston, loves spending time with her family, and loves any opportunity to be creative. These elements can be seen in her writing in an effort to reach women through love and laughter.

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  • Sheridan C. Watkins

    Sheridan C. Watkins

    Contributor

    Sheridan C. Watkins is a vivacious naturalista that knows every woman is capable of achieving healthy, ankle-length hair! Her blog is all about cultivating hair to its full potential. As hair craves patience and commitment, Sheridan asks you to actually take a second and debate if you’ve made the right decision for your hair’s happiness and success. And she dares you to take a fun and simple (and free) quiz to know for sure: “Should you rethink being natural?”

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  • Aubrey Ginsberg

    Aubrey Ginsberg

    Contributor

    Aubrey Ginsberg is from Atlanta but was a California kid. She truly believes that looking good is the key to feeling good so she is always on the lookout for great drugstore products. She thought it would be fun to share her journey from makeup, fashion, natural hair, to wigging it. She lives all things beautiful.

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  • Janai Bonham

    Janai Bonham

    Contributor

    Janai Bonham is a military spouse, mother, and currently an Organizational Leadership PhD candidate. She was born and raised in New Orleans, LA.

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