Board Members

Ci'era Blankenship

Founder & CEO

Ci'era Blankenship is the executive brand coach and owner of Her F.L.A.M.E.S, LLC. A graduate of Michigan State University, current grad student, and proud mother, Ci'era is passionate in doing what she can to make women's dreams of entrepreneurial success a reality. For that reason, Her F.L.A.M.E.S is a service-based company that provides brand support services for rising and aspiring female entrepreneurs; more specifically brand consultations/coaching, social media marketing, and design services that help take businesses and brands to the next level. For more information, visit

Nakeisha Shaw

Director of Membership

Nakeisha Shaw is a proud wife, mother, professional, and the owner of Her Fit Life. Having joined Women Who Wine Detroit in 2016, she believed in what it stood for and wanted to have a bigger role in the organization. Since joining, Nakeisha has become even more ambitious and has taken advantage of every opportunity that has come her way. She is very social, easy to talk to, and proactive in making sure our members are taken care of. These are just some of the qualities that make her a great fit as our Director of Membership. Having a passion for fitness, Nakeisha started Her Fit Life which is a lifestyle guide for modern women looking to live a healthier lifestyle. We are so proud of her and are very happy to have her on our team!