Leticia Ordaz is the founder of the bilingual publishing house Cielito Lindo Books and is an award-winning children’s book author at the International Latino Book Awards. She is also an Emmy-nominated anchor/reporter in Sacramento, California.
Isis Idiokitas is an online entrepreneur with own her handmade necklace line. The most impressive part about it? She’s running her own business all while only in the fifth grade!
Wife, mother, educator, entrepreneur, and an avid advocate for early childhood, Krystal Jones is the founder of her own childhood educational brand, Brilliant Babies, a collection of teaching materials that only teaches kids, but also helps moms too.
Did you know that two-thirds of girls don’t think they can be whatever they want to be? Well, Kids Crafts is here to change that!
Creator of MEsquad, a brand of affordable, customizable, and nearly indestructible pairs of silicone-based glasses for children, Katherine Giovannone is a versatile entrepreneur who comes from a strong background in finance and business operations.
A UK-based doll-maker, Maria Rippingle, has always loved playing with dolls and making clothes for them. Even as a child who didn’t have much in the way of sewing skills, or even the proper materials, Maria would quickly learn to get creative by cutting up her own outgrown dresses.
A diverse three-member rock band with a background mix of Chinese, Mexican, Honduran, and Hawaiian musicians, XEN, composed of fourteen-year-olds Eva and Noe and eleven-year-old Xaden, is a next-generation musical group based in Southern California inspired by grunge, rock, punk and new wave.
Elle Jimenez, also known by her performance name “Mermaid Elle”, is someone who loves to bring magic to others in an otherwise ordinary world through her art as a live-action professional mermaid. As a full-time aquatic entertainer, Mermaid Elle not only inspires others to chase and live their dreams, but she also helps promote the awareness of our planet’s oceanic
From Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida, Mike Crowder is the author and illustrator of “Wild About the Alphabet…!”, a children’s picture book about animals that is cleverly disguised as a book about the alphabet.
School librarians and teachers enjoy the CHOOSE LOVE author messages created by children’s book author, Lisa Caprelli, who grew up shy and with humble beginnings in El Paso, Texas.