Born, Raised, Educated and Serving in Dallas District 4, K Flewellen is a Baylor University graduate with a Bachelor of Science degree in Communications and Public Relations. She is a salon owner, stylist, community activist and motivational speaker. Recently, she launched Beyond the Chair Coaching, an online platform designed to accelerate economic growth of beauty industry professionals through equipping them with solid business principles.
Using her 30 years of experience in the hair care industry, K employs her understanding of what it takes to feel confident to motivate others to focus on inner beauty. This ideology aligns with her belief that true transformation is a personal journey waiting to be shared with the world. Coupled with her faith, this arms K with what she needs to be a successful business leader and community advocate.
She is a member of the Potters House Dallas, under the leadership of Bishop T. D. Jakes. Her volunteerism includes work with Hero’s House, S.T.A.R. Court, Girls Inc., Dallas, Pitre Vision: Girls Mentoring Girls, Young Women of Excellence and “Think Out Be Light” for Autism Speaks. Additionally, K is a founding board member of the Rollings Foundation, an organization focused on meeting the health and educational needs of children in South Africa.
Awareness & Prevention
K partnered with the United States Center for Disease Control (CDC) to educate stylists on AIDS awareness and prevention. Through this collaboration, K worked with the City of Dallas and UT Southwestern Dallas to launch FADE OUT HIV, a training initiative for barbers and stylists in predominately black communities to serve as awareness and prevention resources. As a result, Baylor University recognized K as a distinguished alumnus for her philanthropic efforts both in her community and abroad.
Author & Speaker
Adding to the fullness of her reach, K wrote her freshman book, A Mane Attraction: A Go-To Guide for Healthy Hair in 2013 followed by her sophomore book, Unleash The Greatness: A 31 Day Devotional in 2018. She has produced award winning articles for national hair magazine publications and has worked as a certified educator for Navarro College, Design Essentials and CHI.
As a speaker, K delivers compelling, high-energy presentations that motivate audiences to take proactive steps to improve their lives, set personal and professional goals, and become positive forces for change within their communities.
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