Today is International Women’s Day and we are highlighting several amazing women in our Northeast community. The theme for International Women’s Day 2019 is: ‘Think equal, build smart, innovate for change.’
Community Engagement and Outreach Specialist for Mattie Rhodes Center
C.E.O and President of Northeast Chamber of Commerce and CID Manager
Owner and Operator of Elvira’s Cakes
Hoang Long Travel Company and Bella Romance Salon Business Owner
Branch Manager at the Northeast branch of the KC Public Library
Freelance Art Director/Owner of Byers Mansion on Independence Avenue
Long-time resident of the Northeast, she currently lives in Scarritt Renaissance neighborhood since 1992.
Partner at The Northeast News and regularly advises on editorial advertising content.
Native of Kenya, and proud member of the Mau Mau tribe. March 2019 graduate of the ReDiscover Women’s Program for rehabilitation.
Current Position: Independence Avenue Ambassador with the Independence Avenue CID
Dulce Ortuno Medrano
Owner of El Bazar de Dulce on Independence Avenue
Missouri State Representative for District 19. Ingrid currently lives in the Scarritt Renaissance Neighborhood in the Northeast.
Veronica Schoffner Scott (“Ronie”)
Pastry Icing Specialist at Boulevard Bakery
Head Roaster at Eleos Coffee
Crossing Guard at James Elementary School
Editorial Assistant at the Northeast News
Jamie Todd, Jennelle James
General Managers of Snyders Supermarket