John Proctor is a proud native of Calvert, Texas with other notables including Tom Bradley, Dr. Ceasar Toles, Willie Toles, Marcus Toles, W.D. Spigner and Rube Foster, founder of Black Baseball. His life spans from Texas to California all the way to the State of Hawaii, where he was a trailblazer in the telecommunications industry and participated on construction projects throughout the West coast. He will tell you that Los Angeles, AME Bishop H.H. Brookins, and former Dallas NAACP President, Lee Alcorn, played a major role in who is in today. John is now the President and CEO of Coverall Management & Associates, an Environmental and Demolition General Contractor, founded in 2001. He is the founder of Coverall 2nd Chance Foundation, hiring ex-offenders throughout the DFW Metroplex. John has held seats on many boards over the years and remains to be a pillar in his community; A few to mention are: CRASH Golden Hill House drug program in Los Angeles, Regional Black Contractors Association, Dallas Black Chamber of Commerce, and Homeward Bound Drug Program in Dallas, TX. Mr. Proctor is a man of faith and substance and will tell anyone he meets that his ability to do what he does is nothing short of the goodness of Jesus Christ. John Proctor’s name resonates throughout the Community as leader and an advocate for forward advancement.
Shandra Colón is the Founder & CEO of The Catalyst Company, a Consulting & Coaching Firm in McKinney, Texas. Shandra Colón began coaching Entrepreneur’s after beginning her own journey in 2011. Her passion for entrepreneurship, love for personal development, leadership and business development, was the perfect combination to become a small Business Consultant & Coach.
She believes great coaching re- awakens and moves the client into higher levels of responsibility and accountability, which yields greater financial results. With 15 years of business development experience, Shandra is able to train & develop sales & marketing talent.
In 2017, the Regional Black Contractor’s Association partnered with The Catalyst Company to implement a new marketing and sales plan to increase brand awareness along with developing new internal processes.
Shandra is the proud mother of two young men, and “Gigi” to two of the best grandchildren in the entire world. She loves the Dallas Cowboys and traveling to the beach as much as possible.
Brenea K. Proctor is a contributor in the fields of philanthropy and women empowerment. As a Dallas native, she currently serves as the Marketing Director of the Regional Black Contractors Association of Dallas. Brenea graduated from Stephen F. Austin State University in the Summer of 2017, with a B.S in Psychology. She is currently working on her M.S in Marketing at Dallas Baptist University. Described as self-less by peers, Brenea’s personal characteristics blossom with integrity and compassion and shine through within everything she does.