Vicki Wilkins is the board President and Co-founder of InspirEmpower New Mexico. Ms. Wilkins has over 27 years’ experience working with young adults 16-24 years old in Job Corps. Prior to working for Job Corps, Ms. Wilkins worked with a community center where she established herself as a strong service provider. She started her career with Job Corps as an Admissions Counselor and was promoted to a number of positions as she proved herself to be a top performer. Ms. Wilkins is a proud mother of one daughter who has a strong work ethic and a continued desire to become a better leader.
Christina Davis is a proud native of Albuquerque, New Mexico. She has been married for 13 years to Carlos Davis who is her partner in life and in business. She is a devoted mother and glamma (grandma) to two amazing girls. She has owned a cleaning business, laundry mat and has dabbled in many other businesses. She has been an entrepreneur for the past 14 years and knows what it takes to successfully run a business. She is currently the owner of New Mexico’s largest beauty supply store Trendz Beauty Supply. Trendz Warehouse which offers wholesale to other beauty supply stores worldwide. She is Vice President of InspirEmpower New Mexico a local 501 c3 nonprofit whose goal is to promote healthy living, career development and promoting education. She takes an active role in building the community up by giving back and helping bring out the best in the youth because she knows that they are the future.
“If you are always trying to be normal you will never know how amazing you can be”
Demetrius Early is a Christian recording artist and motivational speaker that has a passion and heart for people. He was born and raised on the East Coast in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania and has been living in New Mexico for the past 8 years. He has a passion for writing music, promoting new designs for his clothing line or spending time with his beautiful wife and two dogs. Demetrius runs a non profit organization called the Phree Project. The Phree Project (People Helping Reach Everyone Everyday) was started because he saw a need within communities and wanted to meet those needs. Now the Phree Project helps people walk in a Life of Transformation throughout communities Internationally. Demetrius has over 12 years in event planning/organizing and creative development. He is the Treasurer of the non-profit organization InspirEmpower New Mexico helping to impact even more people. He has dedicated his life to being the light helping others, and understands what it is like to struggle and be without.
Executive Director of Dress For Success, Albuquerque
Brejette N. Terry-Emery is a two-time Amazon bestselling author, motivational speaker, inspirational, and empowerment Coach. With the many hats that she wears, she is also the co-founder of the nonprofit Inspirempower New Mexico, and Executive Director of its local Dress for Success Albuquerque, an affiliate of the worldwide Dress for Success organization.
Prior to this role, Brejette served the community and its youth for 8 years providing case management, guidance, mentoring, and career pathways for Albuquerque’s at-risk youth and their families.
Brejette holds a Bachelor of Science in Family Studies/Human Development and Family Relations, with a minor in Africana Studies from the University of New Mexico. Brejette is passionate about walking in her innate God-given purpose, and most importantly raising her amazingly, bright son.