Melva Henderson
Pronouns
She/Her/Hers
Year
2020
Chapter
Position
Owner, Ladies Living Beyond Limits

As an entrepreneur and founder of Ladies Living Beyond Limits LLC, Melva Henderson is a supporter and activist of human rights, gender equality and women's empowerment, including a special interest in women with visual disabilities. Henderson is a keynote speaker to inspire and motivate women to live an authentic life despite adversity and obstacles. She informs audiences about transitioning to blindness, advocating for equal opportunities and her personal experience losing her sight and parents. Henderson graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in social work from Texas Woman's University in Denton, Texas, and earned her master's degree from Texas A&M University of Commerce.