Kerrie Carter-Walker, M.Ed.
Kerrie Carter-Walker was born and raised in the small town of Cuero, Texas. Her childhood and life experiences have taught her that no matter what obstacles you come across, your past does not dictate your future. She graduated from Concordia University at Austin with her BA in Kiniesiology and her Master's in Curriculum and Instruction. She will receive her Doctoral Degree in the Spring of 2019.
She founded The Ladies of Distinction because of a vision she received from God. The new generation of young women need guidance and support from women who have seen similar struggles. It truly takes a village to raise these young women and with the help and support from her board they will continue to change the lives of young women for decades to come.
Secretary- Tanierra Jackson
Tanierra is originally from San Antonio, TX. She is an odd, fun loving nerd! She loves random facts and she is oddly obsessed with neuroscience. She became apart of this awesome community of women through one of her Herbalife business and accountability partners Dr. Kerrie!!! She has a six year old daughter, Shylah, who is so full of energy and she loves watching her personality grow! She is very excited to be apart of this amazing and inspiring group of women!
Treasurer - Wanda Carter-Dyer
Wanda Carter-Dyer was raised in Cuero, Texas. She retired from state government. She graduated from Prairie View A&M with a graduate degree in Counseling and now holds two graduate degrees from the University of Houston-Victoria. She is currently our Treasurer. She joined The Ladies of Distinction Board because she wants to instill values in young ladies that make them proud to be who they are. She hopes to motivate them to be the best that they can be and assist them in meeting the challenges in their lives in a positive way.
Regina Wiley is an enthusiastic and innovative professional with extensive experience in community outreach. She is passionate about human development and community involvement. Since she was a young adult, her vision has been to develop young women with active and creative minds, a sense of understanding and compassion for others, and the courage to act on their beliefs. Before joining Ladies of Distinction, Regina was Founder and CEO of Designing Your Destiny, LLC. Back in Maryland Regina was known as the “Queen of Community Outreach.” Everyone who came into contact with Regina knew of her passion to uplift, inspire the community to higher heights.
Lauren Harris Lauren was born and raised in Austin, TX, attended John B. Connally High School and lettered in Volleyball. She finished Connally breaking the school record for the most digs in a match. Graduating in 2008 she accepted volleyball scholarship to South Carolina State University, located in Orangeburg, SC. While at SC State she earned Most Valuable Defensive Player, 2nd Team All-Conference, 2010 MEAC Champions and played in the NCAA Volleyball tournament. Lauren graduated with her degree in marketing in 2012.
Lauren has truly found a passion for working with today's youth in bridging the generational gap and helping both come to an understatement. Working with LOD has allowed her to connect with so many young women by being a listening ear, voice of reason, and a guiding light through their journey of life.
Board Member - Caitlin Carter
Caitlin Carter grew up in Cuero, TX and graduated from Cuero High School in 2007. She received her Associate's from Wharton County Junior College and my Bachelor's from University of Houston-Victoria. She has been an active Board Member since 2017.
Board Member - Latretia McGraw
Latretia McGraw has a lifelong, “Pay it Forward”, mentality. This mindset was adopted from her childhood. She believes everyone has a springboard to jump from. She strongly believes we are not created to be ordinary, we are all EXTRAORDINARY. When introduced to Ladies of Distinction 2012, their mission and purpose resonated with her, she was all in to guiding our next generation of young ladies find their inner strength and gifts and use them to the betterment of our country’s future. She looks forward to the impact Ladies of Distinction 2012 will make throughout the globe.
Board Member - Rhonda Harris
Rhonda lives in Austin, TX, a wife of 23 years, 2 children, choir director at her church and she has worked in her current career field for 22 years (she loves it). Rhonda loves music and will listen to just about anything except heavy metal (her ears nor head can take it in my her latter years...LOL). She is a movie watcher and loves to play card games. She is also currently majoring in Healthcare Administration.