Simply Elevate Issue 6 June 2013 - Page 4

Contributors ydia Dodson is a freelance writer. Originally a California girl, she found her way to Virginia and graduated from the College of William and Mary with a degree in English. When she is not writing, you can find her beebopping the streets of Colonial Williamsburg, playing board games, practicing her jump shot, or being an Aunt to her two beautiful nieces and amazing nephew. akitta “Kiki” Lowe is the author of “Abuse Without Colors,” a story of love, loss, loyalty, fear, and reflection. She is currently a straight A student at Columbia Southern University. She balances her time between being a full-time student, author, mother, motivational speaker, poet, community activist, mentor, counselor, advocate, empowerment speaker, and writer. L D Celebrating anielle Walker is the President/Owner of Artistic Kreations Salon& European Skin Care. She graduated from Alamance Community colleges Cosmetic Arts department in 2003. She is not afraid to pitch in, and support my staff. We are a family, and working together makes us stronger. Our Sponsors About CL3 Platform CL3 Agency is a strategic market and event planning company in CT that specializes in branding, presentation, web integration, public relations and signature events. We service individuals, businesses, organizations, event planners and hotels with meeting space with unique and creative strategies that build networks, generate sales and enhance growth. We offer customized promo packages, advertising specialties and personalized coaching sessions. N ngel Miller-Barrino, founder of Purpose and Praise Ministries, is a domestic violence awareness and prevention advocate. She is the epitome of strength. She truly seeks His Purpose for her life. Her most recent book, His Purpose, My Praise is available everywhere books are sold. A CL3 prides itself on it’s collaborations with other businesses and organizations and Simply Elevate is one of them. We have enjoyed this growing working relationship so much so that it has lead to CL3 becoming Simply Elevate’s sponsor. We support the initiatives of the magazine, their focus on community and their hands-on approach to supporting our clients, affiliates and company. CL3 is excited and grateful to utilize this space on Simply Elevate’s platform to pro