She Means Business: Your Local Expert Connection

Grand Rapids is home to infinite inspiration, including the many women in our She Means Business listing. Whether you’re looking for service or advice from a successful business owner in our community, you’ll find her among the categories listed below.


Becky Bunting, Grand Expressions Gallery & Home Store
Cindy Casemier, C2C Gallery
Patricia Barker, Grand Rapids Ballet


Betsy Fahlen, Waxology
Josephine White, JoJo’s House of Beauty
Kateri Johnson, K John Salon
Latesha Lipscomb, I Got Face Cosmetic Concierge
Madelon Hassberger, J Hillburn
Terri Ewald, Carlson Lasar Aesthetics
Tonisha Waddell (Toni), TONI RAIN All Natural Hair, Body & Massage Products


Serena Allen, Forever Yours Bridal, LLC

Business Services

Angela Nelson, 616 Grand Productions, LLC
Jodi Yenchar, expertIT, Inc.
Juliette Cowall, Guided Communications
Julie Lankes, BOXBOOM.creative
Mary Muir, Core Connections, Inc.
Richelle Kimble, Freelance editor, designer, journalist and photographer
Robin Bartells, Gordon Water Systems
Sarah Anderson, Women’s LifeStyle Magazine

Culinary Delights

Maura Trejo, Maura’s Goodies
Molly Kopen, Divani


Carrie Reno, Adventure Credit Union
Shannan Denison, Denison Financial
Sherie Postema, Financial Advisor


Adria Ford, DO, Center for Vein Restoration
Amanda Holbert, Renew Mama Studio
Audrey Byker, Health Coach
Carolina Pava, BodyMind Pilates
Deborah Tacoma, Freedom Creators
Elizabeth Harrel, Crossroads Eldercare Planning
Karen Cook-Parrott, Tilton Chiropractic
Kristin Revere, Gold Coast Doulas, LLC
Laura Kelsey, MD, Center for Vein Restoration
Dr. Lisa Peerbolt, Doctor of Chiropractic
Sara Badger, SimplyBorn Midwifery
Shawn Mielke, Girlfriends Fit Club


Brenda Smith, Midwest Properties
Carrie L. Vos, Midwest Properties of Michigan
Jean DeHaan, Five Star Real Estate
Linda Kiel, Makin’ Moves
Roxanne O’Neil, Midwest Properties of Michigan


Danielle Rowland, State Farm
Debra Bouchard, Ottawa Kent Insurance


Beth A. Striegle, Law Office of Beth Striegle, PLLC


Hedda Britt-Martin, Urban Tails
Laurie Brush, Heaven at Home Pet Hospice


Anne Mohan, Sweet Peony
Candy French, Family Sewing
Deb Bates, MeMe’s Foundations
Georgie Roth, Georgie’s
Jan Lehman, Standale Interiors
Pamela Fritz, Toys Are Used


Sandy Dryer, Countryside Tours



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