Chapter Member Spotlight
Meet Mother Tiffany Williams. She has been a member of the Sensational South Belt Houston Chapter of Jack and Jill of America since 2019. Mother Williams is a proud graduate of Dillard University where she received her Bachelors of Arts in Economics and was Valedictorian of her graduating class. Mother Williams went on to receive her MBA in Finance from the University of St. Thomas. She is Director of Oil Movements at Shell, serving as a leader of teams responsible for IT systems, tariff compliance, scheduling, and invoicing for movements of crude oil and products for Shell Pipeline in the US..
Mother Williams has accomplished a lot in her roll at Shell. She led digitalization efforts that included total replacement or enhancement of antiquated systems used to manage, track, and process volumetric activity. She redesigned the organization to build fit for purpose teams to maximize performance and align with the energy transition. And finally, she has successfully collaborated with other leaders to ensure those impacted were placed if desired.
In addition to having such an impact at Shell, she graciously devotes her time and talents to the South Belt Houston Chapter. She is Chair of the Champs age group for Programming and an active member of our Chapter's Budget and Black Family Day Committees. In her spare time, she enjoys spa visits, baking, travelling, taekwondo (double black stripe), and has a deep passion for mentoring people of color, providing a sounding board and advice to help navigate through difficult situations. Currently, she is supporting three (3) mentees. And above all this, she enjoys spending time with her two children, Janae (16) and Joshua (8) and her loving husband of 24 years, James.
Mother Williams, thank you for all that you have done and continue to do for the South Belt Houston Chapter! We appreciate you!
"Now unto Him who is able to do exceedingly abundantly above all that we ask or think, according to the power that works within us.” - Ephesians 3:20
Meet Mother Nadia Smith. She has been a member of the Sensational South Belt Houston Chapter since 2009. Mother Smith is a proud graduate of the Louisiana State University where she received her Bachelors of Arts in Communications Sciences and Disorders. She went on to study Speech Pathology with a concentration in Special Education at Southern University. Mother Smith successfully revamped her business, Highly Intelligible Speech Therapy, to an effective practice to provide safe therapy during the global pandemic.
In addition to running a successful practice, Mother Smith has devoted many years of outstanding service to the South Belt Houston Chapter. She currently serves as Audit Committee Chair and is an active member of the Christmas and Membership Committees. She is also our chapter's "We Are One" champion.
Mother Smith is the loving mother of two beautiful girls, McKinley (14) and Marley (11), and has been married to her husband Damon for fourteen (14) years. In her spare time, she enjoys traveling, spending time with family, and trying new recipes.
Mother Smith, we are so thankful for your many years of service to the South Belt Houston Chapter! We appreciate all that you have done!
"To thine own self be true"- William Shakespeare