"God has a plan for every woman to be whole and healed. When she has the full knowledge of the masterpiece she is, she is unleashed to live out the calling God has over her life."
Tina Rains, RN is an Entrepreneur, Wife, Mother, Mimi, Coach, Speaker and Consultant. Tina has a passion for empowering women and uses her ministry and business leadership skills as well as her coaching experience to teach others about leadership and living a life of purpose and passion. Tina is the CEO of Ascend Staffing Solutions. She started her first office and healthcare staffing service in 1995. She has built multiple businesses from start up to multi-million dollar a year businesses.
Tina is a passionate advocate for women and children trapped in human trafficking and abuse. For 6 years she led an international movement of women raising funds and awareness for voiceless women and children trapped in modern-day slavery. She and hundreds of women climbed multiple mountains across the globe such as Mt. Kilimanjaro twice, Mt. Kalapathar (just above Base Camp Everest), the Alps, Mt. Kinabalu, and a dozen over 14,000 foot summits in CO to name a few to raise funds and awareness.
Tina is very involved in transforming her local community through leadership in her church, as a Trustee for Elite Foundation and as a coach at Lifework Leadership. She has held board member and leadership roles of several organizations in South Florida, such as 4Kids of South Florida, Boys and Girls Clubs of Broward County and the American Heart Association. She has received awards such as: Philanthropic Award – Women of Excellence Ft. Lauderdale Chamber of Commerce,100 Outstanding Women in Broward County, Healthy Mother’s Healthy Babies, Mother of the Year and South Florida Business Journal’s Entrepreneur of the Year. She has also volunteered internationally for Mission of Hope.
Tina's greatest joy is in sharing her life with her husband Monty, their seven children and six grandbabies. She loves being MImi.
Sasha is a native Floridian and practicing real estate and debt lawyer. She has the pleasure of helping people buy and sell homes as well as walking along side families and businesses facing debt and hardship. Sasha is proud to lead a firm that employs women and supports community organizations that serve at risk women and girls.
Sasha is passionate about serving and connecting with women. Inside and outside the workplace, she has sought authentic relationships. She believes that transparency in a safe environment is key to personal growth and excellence. She deeply believes that every woman is a leader with a God given purpose and calling to live out.
Sasha moonlights as a teacher and coach for passionate women. She helps women define their calling, overcome obstacles and design a plan to pursue their calling. She teaches the six week Follow Your Call class and facilitates The Collaborative, a monthly round table for women who want to grow in their area of calling – whether business or ministry.
Sasha is the mama of two amazing teenagers and married to her high school sweetheart. She embraces imperfection, speaking truth without judgment and follows her call every day.