Our Team

Marjorie Bostwick (Phoenix), Founder & President. 
Marjorie is an author and award-winning speaker. She founded The Forgotten Women Project and Creative Safe Space because of her own experience with abuse. She believes in the Art of New Beginnings and the power of art to heal and empower. She studied Sociology and Gender Studies at University of Central Florida and believes her voice should be used for those that are voiceless.

 

 

 

 Kim Crayne, Secretary. Kim lives in Deland Florida, with her husband and 4 children, a cat and a dog. She is an artist and studied at various colleges in California, namely, UCSD and Chaffey College from where she got her degree. She has previously exhibited some of her work and taught art to children. Currently, she is the artistic director and production designer for costumes and set builder for the theater group Positively Florida. She is passionate about collaboration and humane systems on all fronts: social, political and personal.

 

 

Marissa Smith, Treasurer. Marissa lives in Tallahassee, Florida with her dog Soka.  She is the owner of WordSmith Editing and Writing Services. Currently Marissa also works for the Collier Group as the Assistant to the Regional Community Manager.  She has a passion for investing and loves reading. Marissa is a gamer and uses her time in the virtual world to relax.

 

 

 

Trennier Matthews is a Director as part of our Campus Committee. He is a Hospitality major at UCF and part of the nationally acclaimed Peer Mentoring Program. Trennier works for Wyndham Hotels and Resorts  in a supervisory capacity. When he is not at school or working Trennier is jet setting around the county and the world learning about different cultures. He brings strong leadership skills and a wealth of connections.

 

 

 

Hannah Plazarin is a Director as part of our Campus Committee. We are pleased to have Hannah, this UCF Senior at the Rosen College bring her strong organizational and public speaking skills to our organization. She is a LEAD Scholar participant and served on Student Government as Vice-President. She is a bit of an adventurer that loves kayaking, hiking, and skydiving. For fun she enjoys reading and running.

 

 

 

Claudeline Joseph is a Director as part of our Campus Committee. She is a rising junior at UCF majoring in psychology and minoring in non-profit management. She plans to become a social worker and work in the non-profit sector advocating for victims of domestic violence and those suffering from hunger and homelessness. In her free time she enjoys volunteering, sleeping, reading, and watching Netflix.