Founder and CEO
Jo Patterson has an infectious passion for children, young girls in particular and women of all ages and has served children her entire adult life in some capacity or another. From serving as a children's Asst. Youth Pastor in the early 90's to VBS Instructor, Children's Youth Instructor and Debutante Mentor at The Potter's House of Dallas, her track record is strong with proven results in Christian ministry and leadership. She has also served as a youth leader with United Mega Care and lead out reach to women's and children's ministry in Mexico.
Jo Patterson has her B.A.A.S. in Organizational Leadership and has been an ordained Elder since 2005 with her local church. Since 2013, she stewards her own 501c3 for girls, Sarah'z Girlz, Inc. where she partners with various girl's or women's organizations to help foster healthy growth with a holistic approach to the whole person. She has successfully hosted, ministered and mentored at over 6 of her themed conferences since and has an impressive record with her enrichment programs both locally and nationally.
Having over 25 years of experience working with both boys and girls, Jo Patterson is experienced in delivering exciting lessons in leadership (empowerment) health and fitness, financial responsibility (enrichment), anti-bullying (encouragement) etiquette and/or the importance of self care (social and emotional learning).
She is currently the Program Instructor for Epic Domain™ (a newly formed youth program) hosted at The Epic Recreation Center in Grand Prairie, TX and she is also a "Respect Starts Here" Partner with the Young Women's Leadership Academy and Preparatory Networks. Jo Patterson, along with an awesome group of Volunteer Leaders will help your child or teen to grow in their individual purpose and show them how to have fun learning more about themselves, each other and the world around them!
She resides in the Dallas/Fort Worth area with her amazing husband of over 28 years and she has two adult sons and her teen daughter, who is her muse for everything "girls" in her world!