HARVEST GIRLS INTERNATIONAL, INC. BOARD OF DIRECTORS 
And
Executive Team

Cris Meadows
Founder/President/CEO

Cris Meadows founded Harvest Girls International, Inc. in 2007 and Incorporated in 2008.  Cris has a vision and passion for women and young girls reaching their fullest potential in life at any age.  She believes that "Transformation begins with You". 


Cris is a Certified Life Coach, Certified Team Builder and Lay Minister, she has attended IUPUI and Harrison College.  She is also an author, poet and playwright. Cris is a highly sought after Keynote Speaker and co-author of  the book, "The Female Leader" and "I Survived".


She has received honors from The Indiana Commission for Women "Torchbearer" Award, Ebony Magazine "Sisterspeak" 

Pine Sol "Powerful Difference" Woman, The Indianapolis Professional Association, The Association of Black Psychologist, 

"The Dr. Bernice Williams, Trailblazer Award" The Awakening Conference and Honoree of "Women Reaching Out" Organization. 

Helen Chambers

Regional Vice President

Helen is The Regional Vice President of Harvest Girls International, Inc.   

She is a Certified Business and Christian Empowerment Coach, Inspirational Speaker, Conference & Workshop

Facilitator, Entrepreneur and author of her most recent book; "Caregiver, Chaos & Clutter".  She is the

 Director of  The Women's Empowerment  Organization, "WOW" ATLANTA.


Yolanda Hill

Strategic Planner

Yolanda is a awesome individual who wears many hats for Harvest Girls International, she  holds multiple degrees with a BS in Mechanical Engineering and a MS in Manufacturing Operations from Kettering University. She is a former member of  The National Society of Black Engineers  (NSBE).  Yolanda is the Financial overseer and strategic Planner for Harvest Girls International, Inc.

Yvonne Alexander Hughes

Executive Administrator

Yvonne is an Addiction Counselor and has  experience as a non profit Executive Director.  

She is a Graduate of St. Louis University in St. Louis Missouri.  She is well connected in the communited and has a heart for women.

Connie Jennings

Community Outreach

Connie is a Social Worker Director and has huge compassion for women and children.  She brings to the table a wealth of knowlege which impacts the work of Harvest Girls International, Inc.  

Nichelle Miller 
Lead Facilitator "All Girls Matter" Self Esteem Academy

Nichelle  is the curriculum designer for "The Power to Dream" Harvest Girls International, Inc, she has a MBA in Human Resources and is a Licensed Life Coach and Certified Trainer for #Iamremarkable.   She is the founder and director of Ms. Circle City Indy Pageant.   

Trilanda Colbert

College Scholarship Advisor

Trilanda has over 15 years of HR experience.  She is a Certified Integrated Nutrition Coach.  Trilanda enjoys baking and is the owner of TriKeiCo Desserts and kei2health Nutrition Services.  She is the advisor for "The Power to Dream" Scholarship Program for Harvest Girls International, Inc.