Check back often to learn about the celebrations of our LBB members.
Congratulations, Carissa Rhoads Figgins, she is the recipient of the 2022 Community Service Award by Commerce Bank.
Name: Kiersten Ray-Kuhn
Business Name: Traveling Vineyard
Please list 3 of your favorite likes: Dogs, beach and my family
Please list 3 of your least favorite things: Mosquitos, unkind people, sunburn
Where did you go to school (high school or college): St. Pius X (in Atlanta GA)
What is your favorite movie? The Wedding Date
What is your favorite sports team? Dallas Cowboys
What do you enjoy most in life? Watching my boys hangout as adults
What is your catchphrase? Onward and upward
What is your biggest accomplishment? Turning my side hustle business into a career that
allowed me to stay home with my boys...and soon my grandbaby!
Tell us anything else you would like us to know. If you like dogs, Jeeps, or wine, let's connect :)
Congratulations, Stacey. She has accepted the position of Chief Operating Officer at Douglass Community Services. She will work closely with the program managers and staff as we serve our communities
Congratulations to our Madison County Chapter. They finished up their "Back to School Drive" and the ladies together brought in a value of well over $500.00 in school supplies to be distributed. Thank you to all those that donated.
Congratulations Darlene Willman! The Distinguished Toastmasters Award is the highest award a Toastmaster can earn. It takes a lot of hard work and dedication. Earning this award puts her in the top 1%. We are so proud of you! You deserve this award!
Name: Tara Holstein
Business Name: Solid Ground Construction and Design
Please list 3 of your favorite likes: Being active, traveling and trying new things
Please list 3 of your least favorite things: Onions Onions Onions
Where did you go to school (high school or college): University of Phoenix
What is your favorite movie? Chef
What is your favorite sports team? Lutheran St. Charles Football Team
What do you enjoy most in life? Watching our kids become adults, and becoming a grandparent.
What is your catchphrase? "It will work out, it always does"
What is your biggest accomplishment? Finding myself as a servant to the Lord, a wife, a mother, a dependable family member, a true friend. Becoming confident in who I am, and know I have a place in this world.
Tell us anything else you would like us to know. If there is anyone out there who would like to learn out to play Roller Derby, I'll teach ya!
Angel Magasano, Founder of Little Black Book: Women in Business, works with women to connect them to the personal and professional opportunities they seek.
Angel is passionate about inspiring, empowering, and supporting women in business by offering numerous networking events, self-development workshops, and promotional oppor- tunities for female professionals. She's a Champion for women who's drive and desire keeps her grounded, and provides leadership for women in her community.
She was recently interviewed by Mike Baue on his podcast.
Congratulations to our Wentzville chapter. They raised $3,372 for our Walk to End Alzheimer's during their I Heart Music Bingo on Saturday at Lindenwood University. Our goal as an organization is to donate $10,000. You can join or donate to one of our FOUR teams.
Congratulations, Adrienne Swanson! She was nominated and awarded the Spirit of Tastefully Simple award! One of the two of Tastefully Simple's most prestigious awards, one consultant is recognized each year at Party Palooza for practicing Tastefully Simple's principles of being Abundant, Making Magic, doing your best, and being real! We are super proud of all you have accomplished!