The Emerge Team
Get to know the people contributing to Emerge. We’re dedicated to offering quality content and having fun while we’re doing it.
I am a native to Virginia. I attended
King & Queen county public schools though I lived in Middlesex county. I obtained my Bachelor's degree from Christopher Newport University. I majored in Business Administration and minored in Communication Studies. I attended The George Washington University where I graduated with a Masters of Arts in Education and Human Development. I am a proud wife and a mother. My business focus is to help people achieve their financial goals and educate them on how money works.
The most important part of preparing for the future is protecting it. Let DaShana help you protect your future. Whether you are an individual or business, DaShana can help you prepare for uncertainty. Whether you outlive your retirement, pass away unexpectedly or become disabled, she can help protect the life you’ve built for you and your loved ones. She can provide a variety of options to help you prepare for your leisure years confidently without having to sacrifice your quality of life. DaShana can also help structure strategies for employees and owners to help ensure if- or when- something happens, those who own and run the business are protected.
“It’s not how much money you make, but how much money you keep, how hard it works for you, and how many generations you keep it for.” -Robert Kiyosaki
To learn more visit her website: https://agents.worldfinancialgroup.com/va/hampton/dashana-kemp-garnett
Fashion Contributing Writer
Harley Morgan is the CEO and Creative Force behind ROE: The Agency, LLC – a model, talent and marketing agency in the Washington, DC area. Harley is an avid connoisseur of Fashion, Creativity and Style. His eccentric imagination coupled with the amazing talent under his leadership and ingenious marketing initiatives throughout the city has shifted the fashion culture and given a new perspective to the term “Creative Entrepreneur”. Harley is most noted for his Fashion Fused events, amazing Brand Management Strategies, his advocacy of Small Businesses and Creative Entrepreneurship and executing what he calls Emergency Management and Marketing – solving problems for creative business ventures through innovative management/marketing techniques. In 2015, Mr. Morgan pioneered the powerful movement known as Indie Fashion Week. This creative marketing concept has garnered much support and morale for creative industries and businesses in Washington, DC, the surrounding area and soon other major cities.
@LegendaryHandM – IG/Twitter
Small Business Contributing Writer
Melissa Jenkins is the Women-Owned Small Business (WOSB) Program Manager & Industry Liaison/Program Analyst/Historically Black Colleges & Universities (HBCU) for Office of Small & Disadvantaged Business Utilization (OSDBU) at the United States Department of the Treasury.
Taxes Contributing Writer
Brian Joubert is a prominent business man, investor, author, host, innovator, speaker, trainer, consultant, mentor, philanthropist and One of the most Successful entrepreneurs present as well as the founder of 25 year old LB Tax & Business Advisdors, LLC. Brian is the owner or in partnership with several other business ventures including Richboi Investments, LLC in which he consult, purchase or invest in small businesses. He is a lifetime entrepreneur, so it is only fitting that Brian share his knowledge, experience, expertise and business model with the world. Brian is very passionate about assisting businesses with fulfilling their entrepreneurial dreams. His passion also runs deep for helping other entrepreneurs start and develop their business to a successful self-sufficient level which he assisted over a 1000 businesses obtain that goal. Brian originally hails from New Orleans, LA, graduated from Southern University school of Business in Baton Rouge and now resides in Atlanta, GA. Brian has spoken to many groups and individuals over the years so he understands the direct effort that small business and entrepreneurship has on the community, American and the world economy. Entrepreneurs aren't made. They're born. Brian Joubert is a testament to that!!
Health Contributing Writer
Brenda L. Henderson best known as the Health Boss is a part-time freelance writer. Her work has appeared in magazines such as ACHI, SizeOverrated, Care Novate, Health Journal, Supernaturally Fabulous, CEOMom and Emerge the Magazine. She also collaborated with thirteen other health professionals to write the Amazon bestseller Fitness Shift.
The strong minded health advocate is not afraid to say what she believes on the subject of good health.
She grew up in Newport News, Virginia where she attended public school and attended Christopher Newport College now CNU.