A Dallas local, although originally from Ethiopia, Bemnet is passionate about equitable and sustainable community development. As a Social Worker, her experiences and interests intersect in social justice causes, primarily around race relations, access for upward mobility and criminal justice reform. Her thesis research work explored immigrant’s perspectives on such topics. Bemnet is a fierce advocate of collaborations, partnerships and a collective impact approach to producing lasting change in communities and often seeks to work in multi-disciplinary networks to accomplish great initiatives. She has earned her Bachelors in Psychology with minors in Management and Spanish from Dallas Baptist University and her Masters in Social Work from the University of Texas at Arlington. Bemnet currently serves as the Chair for Civic Engagement Committee in the DFW Urban League of Young Professionals and as the Manager of Community Relations & Strategic Development at the State Fair of Texas. 

A Dallas local, although originally from Ethiopia, Bemnet is passionate about equitable and sustainable community development. As a Social Worker, her experiences and interests intersect in social justice causes, primarily around race relations, access for upward mobility and criminal justice reform. Her thesis research work explored immigrant’s perspectives on such topics. Bemnet is a fierce advocate of collaborations, partnerships and a collective impact approach to producing lasting change in communities and often seeks to work in multi-disciplinary networks to accomplish great initiatives. She has earned her Bachelors in Psychology with minors in Management and Spanish from Dallas Baptist University and her Masters in Social Work from the University of Texas at Arlington. Bemnet currently serves as the Chair for Civic Engagement Committee in the DFW Urban League of Young Professionals and as the Manager of Community Relations & Strategic Development at the State Fair of Texas. 

 Alyssa Rhodes is a Dallas native and member of the Concord church. She is a co-founder of WAU, and currently in her last semester at Dallas Theological Seminary pursuing a Masters degree in biblical and theological studies. Alyssa’s goal in life is to teach the Bible to women, and provide an apologetic approach of the gospel to the black community.

Alyssa Rhodes is a Dallas native and member of the Concord church. She is a co-founder of WAU, and currently in her last semester at Dallas Theological Seminary pursuing a Masters degree in biblical and theological studies. Alyssa’s goal in life is to teach the Bible to women, and provide an apologetic approach of the gospel to the black community.

 Monica Zuniga is a Mexican American, Texas Native entrepreneur and story teller behind the non-profit We Are Unveiled; which empowers women by creating a safe place to share authentic stories, unveil God's truth and connect through intentional investment and discipleship. Monica is very passionate about celebrating the beauty in individually and purpose in God's unique design through diversity. It is Monica's greatest desire to live a life of legacy by awakening a generation of individuals to the full life found only in Jesus Christ. 

Monica Zuniga is a Mexican American, Texas Native entrepreneur and story teller behind the non-profit We Are Unveiled; which empowers women by creating a safe place to share authentic stories, unveil God's truth and connect through intentional investment and discipleship. Monica is very passionate about celebrating the beauty in individually and purpose in God's unique design through diversity. It is Monica's greatest desire to live a life of legacy by awakening a generation of individuals to the full life found only in Jesus Christ. 

 Hannah is a small-town Texan-native known for her love of people, porch sittin’, dancing, and a good glass of sweet tea. In 2012, she tied the knot to her college sweetheart, and love of her life Austin. They currently live in the heart of their favorite city, Fort Worth, with their beloved Golden-Doodle, Andi. Hannah currently works as the Marketing Manager for Trust Print Shop and is a freelance Social Media Manager, but in her downtime you will find her watching Fixer Upper, starting up a dance party, or walking around Target.  Hannah is a passionate little woman with a heart for justice for all. She has always had a heart for young women’s ministry since she was called as a junior in high school. Hannah wants young women everywhere to move from a state of knowing about God’s love and grace, to truly believing God loves them and is for them.

Hannah is a small-town Texan-native known for her love of people, porch sittin’, dancing, and a good glass of sweet tea. In 2012, she tied the knot to her college sweetheart, and love of her life Austin. They currently live in the heart of their favorite city, Fort Worth, with their beloved Golden-Doodle, Andi. Hannah currently works as the Marketing Manager for Trust Print Shop and is a freelance Social Media Manager, but in her downtime you will find her watching Fixer Upper, starting up a dance party, or walking around Target.

Hannah is a passionate little woman with a heart for justice for all. She has always had a heart for young women’s ministry since she was called as a junior in high school. Hannah wants young women everywhere to move from a state of knowing about God’s love and grace, to truly believing God loves them and is for them.

 Victoria was born & raised in Tx. At a young age she was fascinated by those who gave their life to missions, reading & watching missionary biographies especially foxes book of martyrs was her easy go-to. The Lord molded and shaped her heart for Social Justice at a young age. Leaving the country at 19 she moved to south America and worked as a house mom, she has also helped teach art in some villages of Southeast Asia. Most recently she spent the summer of 2017 working in North Africa (a primarily Muslim country) doing a church plant mentorship. Currently she is getting involved in the refugee community here, helping mothers and daughters as they acclimate to a new country.

Victoria was born & raised in Tx. At a young age she was fascinated by those who gave their life to missions, reading & watching missionary biographies especially foxes book of martyrs was her easy go-to. The Lord molded and shaped her heart for Social Justice at a young age. Leaving the country at 19 she moved to south America and worked as a house mom, she has also helped teach art in some villages of Southeast Asia. Most recently she spent the summer of 2017 working in North Africa (a primarily Muslim country) doing a church plant mentorship. Currently she is getting involved in the refugee community here, helping mothers and daughters as they acclimate to a new country.

 Anita Lazar has a unique heritage, she is an Assyrian that was born in Iraq. She and her family immigrated to the US when she was 3 years old. She has since grown up in Texas. She went to college at Texas A&M University and completed her masters degree in Physician Assistant (PA) studies at UNT Health Science Center. She currently works as a PA at Children's Medical Center. Her home church is Covenant Church in Carrollton where she serves as a leader in their young adults ministry, Venue Dallas. Anita is naturally a passionate person and she strives to use the gifts and talents God has given her to serve those around her. 

Anita Lazar has a unique heritage, she is an Assyrian that was born in Iraq. She and her family immigrated to the US when she was 3 years old. She has since grown up in Texas. She went to college at Texas A&M University and completed her masters degree in Physician Assistant (PA) studies at UNT Health Science Center. She currently works as a PA at Children's Medical Center. Her home church is Covenant Church in Carrollton where she serves as a leader in their young adults ministry, Venue Dallas. Anita is naturally a passionate person and she strives to use the gifts and talents God has given her to serve those around her. 

 Kelsey Lemons is the Dallas-Fort Worth based entrepreneur behind “She, In The Making”, a creative hub specializing in photography, hand lettering, and design, and a co-founder of Ciao Collective, a millennial inspired travel business. She also serves as Dallas’s Queen Bee of Bumble, the social networking app, in which she hosts events city wide.    She is very passionate about God's love and adoration for His daughters and for every woman to know her true worth through the eyes of The Father. She’s also passionate about the racial and gender divide in our country and exploring ways we as individuals can build bridges to close that gap wearing the armor of God.

Kelsey Lemons is the Dallas-Fort Worth based entrepreneur behind “She, In The Making”, a creative hub specializing in photography, hand lettering, and design, and a co-founder of Ciao Collective, a millennial inspired travel business. She also serves as Dallas’s Queen Bee of Bumble, the social networking app, in which she hosts events city wide. 


She is very passionate about God's love and adoration for His daughters and for every woman to know her true worth through the eyes of The Father. She’s also passionate about the racial and gender divide in our country and exploring ways we as individuals can build bridges to close that gap wearing the armor of God.