Meet the CEO/Founder

Lakita (Kita) Stewart-Thompson is a servant of the Lord, visionary, mother, mentor, entrepreneur, community and social advocate, philanthropist, teacher, publisher and #1 best-selling author. She is the Founder/President of the National Association of Mothers & Daughters United Worldwide, which fosters "Better Bonds Between Daughters and Moms". Her ultimate desire is to have an international one stop resource center for women and girls seeking to overcome life altering circumstances through passion, purpose, partnerships, and philanthropy.

Through the struggles of depression, abuse, divorce, and other life hardships, Ms. Thompson established several platforms for women to include her signature program The I Am HerStory Movement, purposed to equip women with the confidence to share their stories and change lives through words. As a result, over 100 women have become successful authors and advocates in their specific areas, impacting women all over the world with their testimonies from pain to purpose. With these many accomplishments, her publishing company, Through Words Publishing, LLC was birthed. Thereafter, she landed her an opportunity as a lead writer with Simply Elevate Magazine.

Lakita is an award winning community service advocate, winning the 2018 Achi Magazine DMV Woman of Influence Award, the 2018 Achi Magazine Servant Leader of the Year Award, the  2016 Sisters-In-Law Pillars of Strength Award for her dedication and commitment to making a difference in the lives of women in the community and the 2015 SheRose Unsung Organization Award. Lastly, in 2014, she was nominated Bond, Incorporated Spotlight of the week for empowering and encouraging women.

Lakita has served over 20 years serving the less fortunate in the local communities and abroad She has combined her passion, education, and experiences to create opportunities that provides direct services and caters to mothers, daughters, women and girls in crisis.

Lakita is currently a Program Assistant for the Department of Homeland Security, Transportation Security Administration, Office of Intelligence and Analysis, with the responsibility to assist in enhancing security of the aviation transportation system by providing direct administrative support to Senior Leadership. Lakita obtained her under-graduate degree Business Administration in 2001 from Bowie State University. She completed her MBA at American Military University in 2011 and was nominated for a community award for outstanding service from the Student Alumni Association of AMU. She is currently seeking Doctorate of Ministry In Counseling.

Ms. Thompson resides in Maryland with her amazing daughter Destinee, the sunshine of her life! In her spare time, she enjoys quality time with her daughter, traveling, laughing, exploring new ventures, being creative, and hanging out with friends and family.