1 program. 7 cities in 2017. 1,000 new GIRL BOSSES.
Meet the Team 2017-05-19T11:09:51+00:00
Meet the Team

ANGELA D. REDDIX, Founder
angela@envisionleadgrow.org

What do you do?
I love reading, traveling, and creating.

Where are you from?
Virginia Beach, VA

Favorite snack?
Cashews

What do you listen to when you’re working?
Beyonce all day!

Top item on your bucket list?
To sit under Oprah’s oak tree at her Santa Barbara Mansion and talk about life.

What are you most excited about this summer?
Being a chapter in the lives of 1,000 young girls.

ANYSSA REDDIX, Program Manager
anyssa@envisionleadgrow.org

What do you do?
Plan. Plan. Plan.

Where are you from?
Originally Prince George’s County, Maryland, but I live in Chesapeake, VA now

Favorite snack?
Lemon Flavored Luna Bars

What do you listen to when you’re working?
I listen to Drake and Chance the Rapper through any and every task in my life.

Top item on your bucket list?
I’m kind of an adrenaline junkie, so I would love to go cliff diving at some point.

What are you most excited about this summer?
Being able to see all of our hard work in action!

CHERYL TAN, Communications Manager

What do you do?
I love to help people connect with others through stories.

Where are you from?
I’m originally from New York City, but I call Virginia Beach, Virginia home now.

Favorite snack?
I don’t really have a sweet tooth, but I love salty treats.

What do you listen to when you’re working?
The sounds of the ocean. If I really want to get anything done, I need to hear that in the background.

Top item on your bucket list?
I want to create a network for women business owners to collaborate and support each other.

What are you most excited about this summer?
I am excited to spread the message of entrepreneurship to at least 1,000 girls, their families and their communities.

MARISSA MAMONE, Summer Experience Operations Lead
marissam@envisionleadgrow.org

What do you do?
Member of the First Ladies Dance Team at the George Washington University, Member of Alpha Delta Pi Sorority

Where are you from?
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Favorite snack?
Chips and Salsa/guac/queso

What do you listen to when you’re working?
I straight up put my playlist on shuffle because surprises keep me on my toes

Top item on your bucket list?
Travel the world, I want to go everywhere

What are you most excited about this summer?
Working towards the goal of teaching young girls how to be entrepreneurs, essentially working to alleviate poverty. It is always so rewarding to see the results of your hard work. I am so excited to see how much we impact these young girls!

LEYA ARONOFF, Summer Experience Participant Lead
leyaa@envisionleadgrow.org

What do you do?
I enjoy watching slam poetry, creating and developing new ideas, and inspiring others to achieve their goals.

Where are you from?
I’m from Newport Coast, California and I go to school at Claremont McKenna College in the Greater Los Angeles area.

Favorite snack?
I love all the salty, crunchy snacks, from tortilla chips to popcorn.

What do you listen to when you’re working?
While I work, I listen to pop music from the 2000s to today, but I also love A Capella.

Top item on your bucket list?
My top bucket list activity is skydiving! I love the thrill of roller coasters and can’t wait for the day I get to skydive.

What are you most excited about this summer?
This summer, I’m exciting to get to know all the lovely new girl bosses. They are going to be a great bunch and I look forward to learning from one another.

LAURA FAIRMAN, Summer Experience Strategy & Evaluation Lead
lauraf@envisionleadgrow.org

What do you do?
I study international politics at Georgetown

Where are you from?
I grew up in Maine!

Favorite snack?
I love gummies and anything chocolate.

What do you listen to when you’re working?
I listen to anything and everything, and I love finding soundcloud remixes.

Top item on your bucket list?
Seeing more of the US and specifically the West Coast is at the top of my bucket list!

What are you most excited about this summer?
I’m most excited about directly engaging with the girls this summer, and becoming close as an ELG team!

SETEENA TURNER, Summer Experience Communications Lead
seteenat@envisionleadgrow.org

What do you do?
I am a developing leader passionate about developing other leaders

Where are you from?
New York, but I live in New Jersey

Favorite snack?
Dark Chocolate Covered Cranberries

What do you listen to when you’re working?
Either Beyonce’s Lemonade or Drake’s Views with a sprinkle of Gospel

Top item on your bucket list?
It is my dream to meet our former FLOTUS, Michelle Obama

What are you most excited about this summer?
My ultimate goal in life is to be an inspiration to at least one person, and I know that this summer will be one step closer to reaching that goal.

CHANEL BOSTIC, Summer Experience Counselor Lead
chanelb@envisionleadgrow.org

What do you do?
I am a Sports Science and Fitness Management student at North Carolina Agricultural & Technical State University

Where are you from?
I am from Columbia, Maryland

Favorite snack?
I have a huge sweet tooth so I could eat cookies, cakes, and candy all day

What do you listen to when you’re working?
While I am working, jazz music really helps me focus and I love hearing the saxophone

Top item on your bucket list?
To visit all 7 continents before I die. I am really big on traveling and I can’t wait to see what this world to offer.

What are you most excited about this summer?
I know that this summer is going to be amazing. Envision Lead Grow is such a fantastic organization and I am blessed to be able to be a part of it. I cannot wait to impact the lives of so many young girls. Entrepreneurship can really be the key to create change in many of these girls’ communities, and ELG is there to teach these girls that they have the world at their fingertips and all they have to do is grab on to it.

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