We know it takes a team to make things happen. The Fisher Projects’ objective is to provide opportunities for outreach in our community. Several ways are creating programs that are centered on providing women with a place of comfort. It takes a team to make the vision into reality and Tiffany is blessed to be surrounded by such a great group of women.
Lora Cubbage was born and raised in the Shenandoah Valley in Virginia. She moved to Greensboro, NC in 1992 to join her twin sister. Lora completed Winston-Salem Barber College to become a master barber and practiced her craft for over seventeen years. During the same time Lora attended and graduated from NC A & T State University earning a Bachelor of Sciences degree and went on to University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Law. From law school Lora joined the Guilford County District Attorney’s office until 2011, when she joined the NC Attorney General’s office as Assistant Attorney General. After six years, Lora ran for judge in her county of residence and successfully defeated an incumbent for the District Court Judge seat. After less than two years, in October 2018, Governor Roy Cooper appointed Lora to the Superior Court Judge’s bench and she went on to secure the election for the seat in November 2018. Lora’s judicial philosophy is to ensure that there is equal and fair access to the justice system while holding people accountable for their actions. Lora mentors young men and women and is a strong advocate for our youth having an opportunity to higher education or trade schools to ensure a successful future after high school.
Kimberly Bullock Gatling is a native of Hampton, Virginia. She has been a resident of Greensboro for over twenty years and originally came to the city to attend North Carolina A&T State University, from which she graduated in 1996 with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Electrical Engineering. Kim graduated from George Washington University Law School in 1999 with her Juris Doctor degree and immediately moved back to Greensboro to begin her law career. She is a partner with the firm of Fox Rothschild LLP in Greensboro, North Carolina, where she practices in the areas of patents, trademarks, copyrights, computer and e-commerce law, and related licensing and litigation matters.
In addition to managing her law practice, Kim is actively involved in the Greensboro community and her beloved alma mater. She is on the Boards of Directors for the United Way of Greater Greensboro and the Cone Health Foundation. She was recently elected to serve on the Board of Trustees for North Carolina A&T State University, after completing an extended term on the A&T Board of Visitors. Kim loves A&T and her Aggie Pride is on full display in everything she does.
Despite having a full time law practice and significant community engagement, what motivates Kim the most is her family. She is very busy at home with being a wife and mother to three sons. Her favorite season is the summer and her favorite hobby is swimming, in addition to attending as many A&T sporting events as possible.
Candice Fisher James is a native of High Point, North Carolina. She is a happily married mother of two beautiful children, Logan Addison and Ethan William. She is a graduate of North Carolina Central University in Durham, North Carolina where she received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science, with a concentration in Business and completed graduate studies in Business Management at the University of Baltimore. Candice has spent the past fifteen years working in the field of Talent Acquisition and Recruitment. She has led several Diversity and Inclusion initiatives throughout her career and thoroughly enjoys meeting new people, providing candidate mentorship and then placing them in the careers of their dreams.
Candice is very passionate for and genuinely loves her family and friends. In fact, one of her very favorite pastimes is spending time with them. She enjoys traveling, relaxing on the beach with a good book, and has committed her life to public service and Christian responsibility, loving the Lord God with all of our heart, soul and mind and then loving our neighbors as ourselves.
She plans to use her passion and deep concern for the livelihood of others coupled with her public service commitment as a seed to advance the community-based goals and initiatives of The Fisher Projects.
Michael McNair is a driven Multipreneur and Business Consultant! Michael often connects and partners with CEOs, executives, solo-preneurs and organizations to grow their business while providing services they need or desire.
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Michael believes that “Ambition” is most important in his success. “You can have skills, talents and dreams but if there isn’t a willingness to take the plunge and push through every obstacle in your way, you’ll never succeed.” Michael has a very vibrant, in your face, radical approach to life, where he feels that “success isn’t an accident…to be successful you have to be intentional.”
In addition to the many hats Michael wears, he’s the Greensboro Chamber fr Commerce’s Ambassador, President of Leads Group 3 for the Chamber, he’s also a proud husband, father and is the Senior Pastor of Emmanuel Baptist Church in Thomasville, NC, where he believes Faith & Family are his foundation for everything he does!
Who can find a virtuous woman? for her price is far above rubies”, this passage of scripture found in Proverbs 31:10 describes the priceless gift known as Minister Keisha D. Chapman. She is a powerful worship leader and has been birthed with a prophetic anointing that has ushered others into their God ordained destiny. She has been given a unique and creative ability for assisting in the perfecting of the saints. The word of God rests within her and she speaks with great power, exuding both wisdom and knowledge that surpasses her natural years. Life’s experiences have caused her to have a heart for women. She is purposed and poised to bring forth other women that will be strong kingdom builders in their home, churches, and communities. She is a spiritual mentor to many, using her gifts to help others discover the untapped treasures within themselves. Keisha serves as a member of the Elders Board, Intercessory Prayer Team, Strategic Team and is the Executive Administrator at Equation Church under the leadership of Senior Pastor Deon Clark. Minister Chapman exudes the loyalty of Ruth, the strength, courage, and fortitude of Esther, the leadership of Deborah, and the favor and grace of Hannah.
Keisha is a native of Greensboro, North Carolina, and is the daughter of Dr. & Mrs. Charles Monroe, Sr. and Mr. Ernest Chapman. Upon graduating high school, she attended North Carolina Agricultural & Technical State University where she earned her Bachelors of Science and Masters of Science degrees. Professionally she yields her skills and talents as a Senior Human Resources Manager for a global manufacturing printing conglomerate. The Lord has ordered her steps in the boardroom and the sanctuary while anointing her to speak an encouraging and timely word into the body of Christ—young and old, male and female; reminding them continuously of God’s endless mercy, abiding love and amazing grace.