WomELLE is a community that brings women across the globe together to share ideas and provide guidance that allows us to achieve our common and individual goals. Our on-line community provides networking opportunities that empower our members to fulfill their potential.

STANDING ON WHAT WE BELIEVE TO BE TRUE IS WHAT WE ASK FROM OUR LEADERSHIP AND OUR BOARD.

  • We listen and respect each other’s views.
  • Be accountable
  • Empower and Excite
  • Practice open communication and trust.

SEE WHAT WE SEE WITHIN OURSELVES AND OUR ORGANIZATION

  • Transparency
  • Accountability
  • Integrity
  • Courage
  • Solidarity

Our community believes in the sharing of ideas between women to encourage and equip a new generation of female leaders and entrepreneurs. WomELLE identifies and provides support to up-and-coming women in the business world.

Naghilia Desravines

Founder / CEO

I rose from overwhelming poverty, abuse, and racism to become the head of a successful company and the Founder & CEO of a national organization called WomELLE in 2014, as a successor to a non-profit founded in 2016. I failed a few times and each time I stand up stronger and try again. Then, In 2014,I found other people who shared the same passion.  My name is Naghilia Desravines and I am the Founder of WomELLE, a community that cares for women of all races. Download Naghilia's Bio

Michelene Hlewicki, CPA

Chief Financial Officer

I’m passionate about the value of giving and committed to ensure WomELLE has a positive impact on women. I hold a Master from Everest University in Florida, with over 7 years experience as a tax, accounting and auditing services for individuals, privately-held companies, estates and trusts. I feel incredibly fortunate to have the opportunity work and help women across the globe.

Rainer Finck

Vice President Business Development

I am a German native with more than two decades of operational and management experience. I have a entrepreneurial mindset and program execution skills refined through leadership roles involving collaboration with business executives driving processes and effecting positive change. WomELLE has provided me with the opportunity to combine both of my loves; helping others and leadership.

Schnyder Francois

Chief Operation Officer

I have been in the army for 5 1⁄2 years and have served in numerous assignments and deployments to Operation. I am a native Floridian pursuing a Bachelor’s Degree in Environmental Science. WomELLE is such a unique organization because while it is about women pushing themselves there is a community of support and positivity rooted within. It’s something I’m really proud to be a part of.

Rose Jones

Chief Advisor

Born and raised in Buffalo, New York; I have lived my life caring for people and helping to change their lives. I believed strongly in empowerment and self-sufficiency. I no longer merely believe in it, I work for it and I make it happen. I specialize in young women and single mother empowerment as well as domestic violence awareness and our involvement in it as a society.

Atmane Laouati

Chairman

I am a mechanical engineer with Ph.D. degree from Laval University in Canada. I have been involved in numerous organizations, including Community-Based Services. As a research and development engineer, it is my responsibility to develop products that can improve people’s life. I believe that WomELLE is a tremendous cause and a great opportunity to help women using my skills. We are helping women everywhere and empower many families with happiness.

Atmane Laouati

Chairman WomELLE

I am a mechanical engineer with Ph.D. degree from Laval University in Canada. I have been involved in numerous organizations, including Community-Based Services. As a research and development engineer, it is my responsibility to develop products that can improve people’s life. I believe that WomELLE is a tremendous cause and a great opportunity to help women using my skills. We are helping women everywhere and empower many families with happiness.

Dr. Christopher Anne Robinson-Easley

CEO Enlightening Management Consultants

Dr. Christopher Anne Robinson-Easley is the CEO of Enlightening Management Consultants, Inc. (www.enlighteningmanagementconsultants.com). She spent over 20 years in management and leadership positions in the corporate business sector and 22 years in higher education in faculty (tenured and promoted to the rank of Full Professor in Management) and senior administrative roles (director, dean, Assistant VP and VP levels). Dr. Robinson-Easley has also worked as a change management consultant since the early 1990’s.

She holds a B. S. in Psychology and a Master’s of Science degree in Industrial Relations both from Loyola University of Chicago and a Ph.D. in Organization Development from Benedictine University. Her research and consulting work has been presented throughout the United States, Europe and in the French West Indies, where she also teaches intercultural management.

In addition to many peer-reviewed journal articles, book chapters and invited publications, Dr. Robinson-Easley has written four academic books since 2012; published by Peter Lang and Palgrave Macmillan. A description of her books and their foci can be found on the publisher web sites, Amazon, Barnes and Noble and numerous international book sites.

Naghilia Desravines

Founder WomELLE

Naghilia Desravines is an entrepreneur and an author with a page turner for a story. Desravines established WomELLE in 2014 as a successor 501(c) (3) not for profit organization in 2016, helping women nationally. Desravines oversees WomELLE day-to-day operations and also serves as Vice-Chairwoman of the board. Stay in touch with Naghilia at www.naghiliadesravines.com or on Twitter at @Naghiliaauthor.

  1. 2014

    2014

    Our team started to work on the community in 2014.

    After numerous discussions, we started to research the market and used that information to improve our strategy, while advancing our abilities.

  2. 2015

    2015

    We stand for what we believe

    The group started networking and seeking private investors which allowed us to expand our programs and number of members. During this year we officially adopted the name of WomELLE and opened a branch in Las Vegas, NV.

  3. 2016

    2016

    We are one step ahead

    We formalized the group and incorporated and registered as a non-profit organization receiving 501 (c) registration in May 2016.

  4. 2017

    2017

    We launched WomELLE Community and Thrift Shop

    We plan to further develop our mentoring and education programs and are seeking funding from a range of sources.