September, 2021 – Jennifer Gaudet

CYFEN Speaker Jen Gaudet TrosclairJennifer Gaudet

"Overcoming Obstacles & Self Sabotage to Optimize Your Business Life"

International best selling author, speaker, investor, entrepreneur, television show host, Human Performance Specialist and Master Transformational Life Coach Jen Gaudet empowers high impact individuals and groups to elevate their life, health and business for maximized impact in their organizations and communities through self care, stress management, mindset, boundaries, and the pillars of human performance.

After 20 years in Sports Medicine and Sport Performance working with elite collegiate, professional, and Olympic athletes, Jen ups the ante, bringing mindset work and human performance to LIFE, challenging leaders everywhere to elevate their game.

By empowering leaders to elevate their game, the ripple effect empowers employees, families, and communities to take charge of their health and lives effectively improving quality of life for everyone.

It’s time to be BE the change we want to See in our world, and it starts with us!

Jen is passionate about giving back in both her local and global communities. As part of a Medical Educational Exchange team, she serves overseas to improve quality healthcare and prevention to severely underserved communities. Locally, she donates time and part of her profits to Shieldbearer, fighting for hearts and access to mental health services regardless of ability to pay and erasing the stigma of mental health. She also sits on the board of local non profit serving the special needs  population of Houston.

August, 2021 – Robin Roberts


Robin M Roberts, CH
"Just Who’s In Charge Here?"
 
Ever wonder why you can’t stick with those decisions you make? You know, ones like work out more, or eat less, or go to bed earlier? Robin, a Certified Consulting Hypnotist, reveals the truth about what - or rather who - is really in charge of your actions and how to set yourself up for mindset success!
 

Members are $30.00 l Guests $35

July 2021 – Installation of 2021-2022 Executive Board

Board Installations

Cy-Fair Express Network is proud to be installing the 2021-22 Executive Board.  New board members will be inducted by CYFEN founding member Angila Ervin.  

Serving on the board will be President, D’Ann Gummelt - A Splash of Sass;  President-Elect, Kristina Perez - Houston Community College Foundation; VP of Communications, Nicole Travis – Texas Realty; VP of Finance, Debbie Berry – Mary Kay Director; VP of Membership, Teresa Austin – Texas Hair Fairy; VP of Marketing/PR, Jennifer Kurzy -Mary Kay Consultant; VP of Programs, Sheri Kendrick - A Splash of Sass; and VP of Fundraising, Chovanique Lee - Tupperware. 

June 2021 – Geovanna Burgess White

Geovanna Burgess White

"Difference Between Collaborations, Partnershps &
Your Business Needs"

Geovanna is a passionate multi-preneur, whose businesses were created based on providing solutions. Her mission is guiding women entrepreneurs in strategic connections and collaborations, while teaching them simple tactics to grow their businesses.

Mexican born, Texas raised mother of two teens and wife of a talented chef, started her journey in the retail industry 20 years ago and found her niche in the wedding industry in 2014. Since 2020 she has helped over 20 business owners create and sustain 6-plus figure income during a pandemic.

 

May 2021 – Trina Cameron-Rothman

"Social Media Optimization"

Trina Cameron-Rothman

More details to follow

April 2021 – Alane Roberts

Alane Roberts
Alane Roberts
Today’s Leader:
Understanding the New Follower

Alane Roberts is a passionate speaker, and shares encouraging messages about personal growth and motivation.  She is the President of Assisted Living Locators of Houston, a placement firm that finds care communities for seniors.  She is the National Chairperson for the Franchisee Advisory Council of Assisted Living Locators, and also the Regional Director of the Central South Region of the same.  Alane recently won the ALL-IN award with her company, an award that is given to franchisees that embody a spirit of collaboration and commitment. 

Alane is the owner of Grace Management Group, a small care management firm in Houston.  She is the former Executive Director of WOAMTEC Vintage Park, a business women’s networking group, and hosts meetings twice a month.  She is also a member the National Organization of Women Business Owners. Alane is mom to three sons, and lives in Tomball Texas, She enjoys writing, crafting, decorating, singing and gatherings of friends.

Three Take-A-Ways:

Understanding the needs of the team you lead.

How to adapt leadership strategies in today’s environment.

Effective communication with your followers or team.

March 2021 – Sarah Ziese

Sarah Ziese
The Fitzpatrick Group

 

“What you don’t know
Financial 
Strategies for the Savvy Woman”

Sarah Ziese, with the Fitzpatrick Group, works hard to educate regular people just like us on how they can retire in the 0% tax bracket. With a background in education and financial advising, Sarah’s goal is financial education for all her clients. She believes that individuals have the right to fully understand how their money truly works and how taxes, fees, and market volatility can truly disrupt a financial plan without proper education and understanding.

Sarah works with both individuals and small businesses to create plans for both efficient savings and protection. Sarah is wife to husband Brian and mom to two littles—Presley, age 4, and brand-new baby Connor. She grew up in San Antonio and graduated from Texas A&M University. After a 10-year career in education, she made the transition into financial services. When starting out, she realized how many questions were left unanswered and plans built with inflated projections. That is when she joined the Fitzpatrick Group whose main mission is to disrupt the financial services industry by mathematically breaking down traditional methods of planning, putting the clients first, and educating the public so that they can make the very best financial decisions for their businesses and their families.When you are ready to learn the truth about your portfolio, give Sarah a call! She cannot wait to share with you some powerful math and education so you and your family can achieve your financial goals more efficiently!

Three Take-A-Ways:

  • Learn how taxes, fees, and volatility affect retirement income.
  • How to be better prepared for your financial future. 
  • You will gain more knowledge on how to take control of all your finances, so you have the confidence to make the best financial decisions for your business and family.  

 

February 2021 – Erika Ervin

Please Note Change of Location:  The February Meeting will be held at Creekwood Grill, 12710 Telge Rd, Cypress, TX 77429


Erika Ervin
Erika Ervin

"Take Back Your Crown
Revive Your Power in 2021"

Erika has over 14 Years in the health and wellness industry.  All of Erika's programs and presentations provide a holistic, approachable and action oriented experience. All with a fun and a relaxed vibe.

Her coaching, training and speaking programs are strategically designed and cater to every client.

Her dynamic and inspiring programs teach you how to do the thought work, connect with your emotions to recognize and  change behaviors to lead a productive yet peaceful lifestyle.

Erika is a Founding Connector for Sawubona Sister Gatherings, LLC a new rising legacy of Sisterhood.  She is also the Director of Sisterhood Experience and develops strategies and processes to make each member comfortable using their platform to be seen and hear.

Currently, Erika is serving her third term as a Volunteer on the Executive Board of a local Chapter of the American Business Women's Association - The Leading Woman’s Express Network. She is eager and excited to serve as the 2019/2020 President Elect.  

She is also a Certified 200 - Expert Registered Yoga Teacher.  She travels the country to deliver workshops and Teacher Training Modules.

Erika is married to Kyle Ervin and has two sons and one fur baby. If you attend any of Erika's virtual classes you are sure to get a glimpse of the Yinster Pup, Deeter.

In her leisure time she enjoys hanging out with her family, cooking meals, working out and always reading and learning.

Fun Facts: Obsessed with Spicy Cheetos, Opera Music and horror movies!

Topic: Business Strategy and Planning

Three Take-A-Ways:

  • Learn the three Pillars that Support Pivotal Moments
  • How and When to Create Change 
  • A Formula to accomplish goals by Leading with Your Strengths.

January 2021 – Darlene Hajduk


Darlene Hajduk
ProLine Supply Company Inc.

"Strategic Mapping"

 

Darlene is a twenty-year veteran of the promotional products profession and is the Founder and President of ProLine Supply Company, Inc.  

She is a past winner of the Small Business of the Year for the Cy-fair Houston Chamber of Commerce, and a finalist for the Lone Star College Small Business of the Year.  Other recognitions include, Cy-Fair Express Network’s Woman of the Year and Woman of Excellence and national 2015 ABWA Top Ten Business Woman of the American Business Women’s Association. Hajduk is a Master Advertising Specialist, a Safety Ambassador, a trained Advocate for her industry, and has been recently been named a PPAI Fellow by the Promotional Products Association International for her dedication and engagement in the industry. 

Darlene graduated Magna Cum Laude with a B.S. degree in Media-Communications from Medaille College, in Buffalo, New York.  In 2015, she received a Continuing Education Certificate from Park University in Overland Park, Kansas, in Women as 21st Century Leaders, and Kansas University MBA Essentials finance program at Kansas University.

Hajduk is a member of the Houston Promotional Products Association, The Promotional Products Association International, is a Trustee for the Cy-Fair Educational Foundation, Leadership North Houston alumna, a Cy-Fair Chamber of Commerce Past Ambassador and Committee Chair, and the Federation of Houston Professional Women’s Education Foundation Past Scholarship Chair.  She was the Formation Chair and Past President of Women Empowering Women Express Network of ABWA in Houston, Texas. Additionally, she has held numerous leadership and business development positions in local networking and professional organizations. As a mentor, she assists several businesswomen and college students, in the Houston and surrounding area.

Darlene has been married to Kenneth Hajduk for 41 years and has 2 children, Jason, a Civil Engineer and Vice President with IDS Engineering in Houston, and Kristen, Director of Operations at National Security Innovation Network (NSIN). Now she is Grandma of Ellie and Evie, 7 years old and Jack, 5 months old!!!!

December 2020 – Holiday Luncheon and Gift Exchange


Thursday, December 17, 2020
Networking 11:00 a.m.; Luncheon begins at 11:30 a.m.
Longwood Golf Club
13300 Longwood Trace
Cypress, TX  77429

Join us as we enjoy a festive celebration during the annual Holiday Luncheon and Gift Exchange Event. As always, guests are welcome and encouraged to join in and network. Please join us and be a part of the fun. Those participating in the gift exchange should bring a gift valued at least at $25.00. No gift cards or gift certificates, please.