The editorial team has a special attachment to our new series, The Trailblazers: Rewriting the Narrative, because so many of us feel that media portrayals of women have been too one dimensional. Today, women are doing incredible things in all fields – from science and technology to finance, law, business, athletics and more. With the Trailblazers series, we hope to highlight and celebrate female role models, encourage more equal and just representation in the media, and help foster a more tight-knit community locally helping women find mentors, business partners, friends and more.
Below, you’ll find some incredible trailblazers from in and around Sugar Land that we hope you will check out, follow and support.
My story actually started before I even knew it did. I used to love going to toy stores to pick out every color of modeling clay. I had stacks of the stuff. I would spend hours shaping all sorts of things. The one I remember most was a sculpture of a tray of fast food. Read more>>
Growing up on the dirt roads of Clodine, Texas left an indelible mark on my life and shaped me into who I am today. We lived on a farm in the middle of nowhere it seemed, and my family always helped the less fortunate. Whether it was feeding the men who jumped off of the freight trains in front of Mana’s house. Read more>>
My passion for other cultures and art developed while I attended Westmont College in Santa Barbara. While there, I had the opportunity to study art abroad in Italy and learn the Italian language while completely immersing myself in the culture. Read more>>