October Quarterly Event - Monday, October 23rd, 5:30 p.m.

In accordance with the FHPW Bylaws, we present current Slate of Candidates for the 2018 Executive Board.

Position Member Member Organization
President (filled) Gail Prather Memorial Business Network
President Elect Liz Cloud Texas Executive Women
Vice President Gracie Bradford South East Express Network of ABWA
Administrative Secretary Donna Mitchell Epsilon Chi Chapter of Iota Phi Lambda Society
Recording Secretary Judy Neyer Society of Women Engineers – Houston Area Section
Treasurer Michele Barnes Fort Bend County Chapter of ABWA
Immediate Past President
Dr. Jackeline Gascon-Webb Association of Women in Academia


The 2017 Women of Excellence

  • Nakeisha McNeill Archer - Association of periOperative Registered Nurses of Greater Houston

  • Jacquie Baly - National Association of Wome Business Owneres - Houston Chapter

  • Wendy Bowser - Northwest Houston Business & Professional Women

  • Carol Brace - Women Empowering Women Express Network of ABWA

  • Michele Bua - Mmorial Women's Business Network

  • Kelly Dixon - Energy Express Network of ABWA

  • Sylvia Garcia - Society of Professional Women in Petroleum

  • Christian Graffagnino - South East Express Network of ABWA (SEEN)

  • Kristena L. Hackett - Humble Artesian Chapter of ABWA

  • Shelia Hickman - Greenspoint Chapter of ABWA

  • Eliana Mandujano - Houston Area Professional Express Network of ABWA (HAPEN)

  • Donna McCarty - Cy-Fair Women's Network

  • Donna Mitchell - Epsilon Chi Chapter of Iota Phi Lambda Sorority

  • Martha Mtegha - Fashion Group International - Houston

  • Annette Muti - Women's Business Forum

  • Tamara Hensarling Paul - Women of Vision Express Netork of ABWA

  • Susan D. Prins - Texas Executive Women

  • Leslie A. Richardson - Professional Women's Network of Houston

  • Patricia Sendelbach - American Women's Society of CPA's

  • Michele Tesciuba - Society of Women Engineers - Houston Area Section

  • Nicole Travis - Cy-Fair Express Network of ABWA

  • Peggy West - Fort Bend County Charter Chapter of ABWA

  • April Wiggins - Association of Women in Academia at HCC

All Photos Courtesy of Debbie Wallace of Barfield Photography.
Watermark free photos may be purchased from Barfield Photography. For more information, please contact Debi Wallace at studio@barfieldphotography.com

2017 Awards Gala Sponsors

  • Houston Community College - Legacy of Distinction Sponsor 2017
  • Norris Conference Centers
  • Joyce Ferguson - Juice Plus, Tower Garden

FHPW Board Elections

Elections for the 2018 Board will be held at the October, 2017 meeting. All member delegates should attend in order to cast the vote for your organization. See slate of candidates listed on this page.

FHPW Travel

Kay King has announced the 2018 Travel Opportunity, a trip to the Canadian Rockies. Check out the details for this trip, scheduled for January 2018. Also, read the photo story summary of the Cape Cod Trip! Read more here.

Past Meeting Photos

Check out the photos from the April Meeting, the Vendor Festival here. Gala photos coming soon!

Our Mission

The mission of FHPW is uniting women from diverse member organizations to enrich personal and professional relationships and expand leadership, partnership, and educational opportunities.

Our Vision

To build trusting relationships that are purposeful and meaningful through influence, collaboration, and generous contributions of time, talent, and sharing of knowledge to champion women pursuing higher education and professional success.

Our Values

Living by GRACE being: Generous, Respectful, Appreciative, Caring, & Encouraging.

Our Purpose

An extension of business women’s current member organizations, FHPW provides stewardship, mentorship, and partnerships in the Greater Houston and surrounding communities to connect and transform the networking experience by recognizing women of excellence and building pathways to help members achieve their aspirations.

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