What’s SHE Doing?

SHE Weekend isn’t just about one thing, one time or one place. It’s about celebrating all the things SHE wants to celebrate! Here you’ll find upcoming mini-SHE events, blog posts, women we admire and more. So check back often to find out the answer to… What’s SHE Doing?!


Barb Collins

SHE is an Active Advocate.  SHE is a Phenomenal Philanthropist.  SHE is Barb Collins, our SHEro! Barb Collins has 35 years of experience in nonprofit management, strategic development, and board governance and innovation. A graduate of the University of Minnesota, with a degree in Gerontology (a multidisciplinary study of aging), Barb began her career in … Continue reading “Barb Collins”


Paint a sign with Verdant Market

Verdant Market is a locally-owned sign making company that takes all the prep work and design angst out of the equation! We’ve all wanted to say we painted that beautiful sign hanging up in our house, but we either (a) ain’t got that kinda time or (b) ain’t got that kinda skill (or [c] ALL … Continue reading “Paint a sign with Verdant Market”


Pintergarten Classes in the Create Area

NEW this year to SHE: Pintergarten Classes! (Pinterest/Kindergarten, see what we did there?) For you ladies who LOVE doing Pinterest-worthy projects (but HATE the set up and the clean up), we’ve done ALL the work for you! Set right down and make your choice of project(s) to take home: Chalk Painted Mason Jars Squishy Cleaning … Continue reading “Pintergarten Classes in the Create Area”


Dr. Angela Hutcheson

SHE is a Dedicated Doctor. SHE is a Dermatology Darling. SHE is Dr. Angela Hutcheson, our SHEro!  Dr. Angela Hutcheson is currently practicing with Carolina Dermatology of Greenville with the Greenville Health System, and is committed to providing excellent care to her patients. Board certified in Dermatology, she specializes in Mohs micrographic surgery, skin cancer … Continue reading “Dr. Angela Hutcheson”


Zoila Lopez

SHE is a Barrier Breaker. SHE is Beautiful in Blue. SHE is Officer Zoila Lopez, our SHEro! Zoila Lopez has been an officer with the Greenville Police Department for over 13 years. When she joined the force in 2004, she was the organization’s first Hispanic female officer. Zoila Lopez’s humble beginnings trace back to November 22, 1972 when … Continue reading “Zoila Lopez”


WIN A CAR + a ton of prizes at SHE!

You read that right – we’re giving away a CAR (a 2017 Honda Civic from Breakaway Honda) in the HOT 98.1 MetroPCS Summer of HOT Car Giveaway!! Anyone can register, and one lucky winner WILL drive away with a new car on Saturday afternoon! Find out more about the contest, including MORE WAYS TO ENTER, … Continue reading “WIN A CAR + a ton of prizes at SHE!”


Rhonda Rawlings

SHE is a Valiant Voice. SHE is an Amazing Altruist. SHE is Rhonda Rawlings-Peak, our SHEro! Rhonda currently serves as News and Community Affairs Director and On-Air Personality at SummitMedia Greenville. We are constantly in awe at her unwavering passion and commitment to inform, educate, inspire, and improve the lives of everyone she encounters. Plus, she is an … Continue reading “Rhonda Rawlings”


SHE 2017 Beneficiary: Greenville County Animal Care

Greenville County Animal Care is dedicated to promoting the compassionate treatment of animals in our community through adoption, education, and affordable spay/neuter and veterinary care. They have the largest, most diverse selection of adoptable pets in the Upstate, and their innovative programs and partnerships are steadily moving Greenville County toward becoming a no-kill community. Though … Continue reading “SHE 2017 Beneficiary: Greenville County Animal Care”


The SHE Celebrity Fashion Show!

New this year at SHE: the Celebrity Fashion Show! Our in-house fashion, makeup, beauty (and all things slayable) expert Barbie T is bringing together of local celebrities for a fashion show to top all fashion shows! Barbie is SO excited to be coordinating this show. Almost as excited as the time Beyonce did anything at … Continue reading “The SHE Celebrity Fashion Show!”


Erin Fox

Our May 2017 SHEro is Erin Fox. As she has earned the 2018 Teacher of the Year Award (and she’s an English teach), we are not going to touch the biography she sent to us, because she conveyed her ideas far more effectively than we ever could. SHE is… simply amazing. “I was inspired to … Continue reading “Erin Fox”


Katlyn Jacobsen Garcia

Know a SHEro that you’d like to nominate? Email us here! Katlyn Jacobsen Garcia – Who is SHE? SHE is a Holistic Hero. Katlyn is passionate about helping women in the Upstate achieve a healthy lifestyle and positive self-esteem through natural, earth-friendly methods. She strongly believes that God has given us everything we need in … Continue reading “Katlyn Jacobsen Garcia”


The Blood Connection’s NEW program: Donate Blood, Get Rewarded!

SHE is very excited to announce that The Blood Connection is now a sponsor of our 2017 event! So they will be on-hand (or uh, in-arm) with the Blood Mobile to take donations, which go to help people in our community… BUT… NOW, you will get rewarded like never before! (Yes, it’s rewarding to do … Continue reading “The Blood Connection’s NEW program: Donate Blood, Get Rewarded!”


Coach Dawn Staley

To nominate a SHEro (a woman or girl that’s making a positive difference locally or globally), email us here! When three-time Olympic gold medalist Dawn Staley took the reins of the University of South Carolina women’s basketball program in 2008, the Gamecocks’ stature immediately rose not just in the Southeastern Conference but on the national … Continue reading “Coach Dawn Staley”


SHE welcomes Scott Reeves and Steve Burton!

Get your SHE tickets NOW to meet Steve Burton and Scott Reeves at SHE! They will be at the TD Center on Saturday 8/19 from 1pm until 3pm in the Meet & Greet Area! Stop by and get their autograph, take a selfie and confess your undying love! Then stick around for Q&A from 3:30-4pm … Continue reading “SHE welcomes Scott Reeves and Steve Burton!”


And… 2017 is UNDERWAY!

Welcome back, SHEfans! We are scurrying around behind the scenes preparing for SHE Weekend 2017, to bring you the BEST SHE EVER! We are SO EXCITED about some of the elements that are lining up for this year. More on that later. (BTW, tickets are now available!) What we need from you right now is: … Continue reading “And… 2017 is UNDERWAY!”


Twisted Chics Mobile Boutique

We are pleased to be partnering with Twisted Chics Salon & Boutique- they are bringing their Mobile Boutique to SHE again this year! You’ll be able to browse inside and outside their mobile boutique for unique finds, with spacious dressing rooms so you can model the real thing for your besties! Look for the Twisted Chics … Continue reading “Twisted Chics Mobile Boutique”



SHE salutes the leaders, the innovators, the creators, the doers, the SHEroes – who make the Upstate a better place to live, work, and play! We’ll be honoring local SHEroes from now until SHE Weekend! If you know any SHEroes, we’d love to hear it! Drop us a line on Facebook, Instagram, or send us an … Continue reading “SHEroes”