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Support Women. Strengthen Arkansas.


2012 Event Program

Sponsor Appreciation


A Message From the President

WFA Board of Directors


Women’s Foundation of Arkansas

Designing Women

2012 Designing Women Committee


Designing Women Emcee Pam Baccam Anchor Today’s THV

Entertainment Top of the Rock | topoftherockchorus.org


Graphic Design Honoree Nancy Ferrara Senior Art Director Cranford Johnson Robinson Woods

Samples of Nancy’s Work


Costume Design Honoree Yslan Hicks Associate Professor of Costume Design University of Arkansas at Little Rock

Samples of Yslan’s Work


Photography Honoree Cindy Momchilov Photographer Camera Work, Inc.

Samples of Cindy’s Work


Designer Marketplace

LaKhiva Blann | LcB Nail Lacquer | Lcbnaillacquer.com

Nicola Gagliardo | ZIKY | zikyboutique.com


Designer Marketplace Sarah Catherine Gutierrez | SC Financial Care | scfinancialcare.com

Jamileh Kamran | Jamileh Kamran Designs & School of Fashion | jamilehkamran.com


Designer Marketplace Sister Maria Liebeck, DC | Woman Tree Art | womantreeart.org

Erin Lorenzen | ELL, LLC | erinlealorenzen.com


Designer Marketplace Brandy Thomason McNair | Bella Vita Handmade Jewelry | bellavitajewelry.net

Peggy Roberson | New York to Arkansas | peggy-roberson.artistwebsites.com


Designer Marketplace Debbie Strobel | Strobel Design | arkansasarts.org

Girls of Promise


Girls of Promise Alumnae Essay Contest

Girls of Promise Alumnae Essay Contest Winner Jennifer Roberts Girls of Promise-UALR 2005 Alumnae

WINNING ESSAY SUBMISSION What do you consider the impact of attending a Girls of Promise conference to be on your life? If every eighth-grade girl in Arkansas attended a Girls of Promise Conference, what impact could that have on our state?


Girls of Promise Alumnae Essay Contest Winner Deavon Smith-Collins Girls of Promise-SouthArk 2009 Alumnae

WINNING ESSAY SUBMISSION What do you consider the impact of attending a Girls of Promise conference to be on your life? If every eighth-grade girl in Arkansas attended a Girls of Promise conference, what impact could that have on our state?


Girls of Promise Alumnae Essay Contest Winner Morgan Snelling Girls of Promise-UALR 2010 Alumnae

WINNING ESSAY SUBMISSION What do you consider the impact of attending a Girls of Promise conference to be on your life? If every eighth-grade girl in Arkansas attended a Girls of Promise conference, what impact could that have on our state?


Girls of Promise Campus Partners


Girls of Promise 2012: Speakers

Inspirational Speakers

Keynote Speakers

Girls of Promise 2012: Schools in Attendance


WFA Grant Making

   CASA Women’s Shelter of Pine Bluff, $10,000 for a Job Training Program Coordinator

Girl Scouts Diamonds of AR, OK, & TX, $6,500 for Financial Literacy for Girls

Girls Inc., $2,500 for Girls Dig It!

Methodist Family Health, $3,645 for Arkansas Cares


Ozark Literacy Council, $2,500 for Financial Literacy Program for Women

Single Parent Scholarship Fund of Pulaski County, $2,825 for Women’s Employment Initiative


Special Appreciation

WFA Staff Members


An event promoting Arkansas women. Proceeds allow WFA to award grants to deserving projects & programs and help support the Girls of Promise program which encourages girls to pursue careers in economics, science, technology, engineering and math – fields Arkansas urgently needs if communities and businesses are to prosper.

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Program: Designing Women 2012