covid-vaccine
photo of Terrie Simmons

Black Vax Aurora Clinic

Terrie and the Lewis Simmons Foundation Team have been working hard to bring awareness to the Black VAX initiative happening in Aurora, IL. This initiative is aimed at giving black and brown residents of Aurora and surrounding areas access to COVID-19 vaccination. Check out this video to learn more about the initiative!

https://youtu.be/xnWNLZMw1bA

Terrie Simmons

Terrie Simmons is an entrepreneur, civic leader, and the owner of Strategic Exceptions, a professional business consulting firm, innovative employee training and organizational development company focused on delivering exceptional service standards with quantitative results. Terrie is expertly experienced in non-profit management, leadership development and all phases of entrepreneurship How To’s. Terrie is also an adjunct professor teaching business courses at the graduate level.
Silver Spoon Desserts logo

Black Business Owner Tamara Turner to host Grand Opening of Silver Spoon Desserts in Chicago

By Terrie Simmons | April 16, 2022

Black Aurora business woman, Tamara Turner will be hosting a Grand Opening on Wednesday, May 4, 2022 for Silver Spoon Desserts. The Grand Opening will…

Read More

Trailblazing Women in Our Community

By Terrie Simmons | March 26, 2022

A discussion about celebrating trailblazing women from the community, their stories and experiences and hearing their advice to young women today. Our CEO, Terrie Simmons,…

Read More
Tamara Turner - Silver Spoon Desserts

American Airlines Silver Spoon Hero

By Terrie Simmons | February 23, 2022

Success Story: Tamara Turner founded Silver Spoon Desserts in her Aurora, Illinois, home. Through her passion, she helps create opportunities and change lives of people…

Read More