Loving daughter, constant writer, pageant lover, effective manager, community advocate and God's child are just some of the characteristics that describe Jo-Carolyn Goode. The Prairie View A&M University graduate holds a B.S. in the concentration of Biology with minor in Chemistry and Dance.
Professionally, she is the Managing Editor of Houston Style Magazine. Beginning her career with the magazine as an editorial intern. Through a proven track record of excellent timely reporting and having a great worth ethic, Jo-Carolyn was able to advance to Feature Writer and later Editor-in-Chief. Currently, Jo-Carolyn is the Managing Editor overseeing a team of talented writers, reporters, and photographers that produce stellar content for Houston Style Magazine print publication and online website. In addition, Jo-Carolyn tells the stories of the everyday man to the hottest celebrities to the political power movers.
Jo-Carolyn is the National Assistant Director of Miss Black America Coed Pageant and the State Director for the Miss Black Texas America Coed Pageant. Often, she volunteers for the Miss Black Texas USA and the Miss Texas USA Pageants.
Always involved in her community, Jo-Carolyn is the troop leader for Girl Scout Troop #2050 at Wheeler Avenue Baptist Church. She also has affiliations with Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. - Alpha Kappa Omega Chapter as a member and the Beatrice Mayes Institute Advisory Board as a Board Member.
HEART AND SEOUL WONDERWEEK - Children's Museum of Houston Highlights Korean Culture with Exhibit, Interactive Activities and Exhilarating Performance - April 30 – May 6
Heart and Seoul exhibit closes May 10!
In addition to being the world’s “most wired country,” South Korea offers a fascinating culture full of unique music, delicious cuisine and more! Discover the differences and similarities within Korean culture and your own during our Heart and Seoul WonderWeek. Don’t miss the final weeks of the Heart and Seoul: Growing Up in Korea exhibit, where traditional customs and modern daily life in Korea collide.
20th ANNUAL SPRING GOLF CLASSIC - Children’s Museum of Houston Raises Nearly $100,000 During Fundraising Tournament
Chaired by Randy Allen, Geoff Bracken and Dan Castaneda Honoring William J. Hill
The Children's Museum of Houston hosted a triumphant afternoon of golf clubs, putting greens and scorecards at the 20th Annual Spring Golf Classic on April 14 at Memorial Park Golf Course.
Business expansion confirmed and Invest in Houston Seminar Held
Mayor Parker and members of the Houston trade delegation met with the U.S. Ambassador to India and Indian governmental ministers in Delhi Thursday.
The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD) honors the conservation contributions of private landowners each year with its Lone Star Land Steward Award. This year, seven winners representing several of the state’s diverse ecological regions will join the distinguished roster of landowners who have received this recognition. Over the past 20 years, nearly 200 landowners across Texas have been lauded for conserving more than 3 million acres of fish and wildlife habitat.
Breitling Energy Corporation (OTCBB:BECC) will present the Boys and Girls Clubs of Greater Ft. Worth with a $5,000 donation tomorrow at the 10th Annual North Texas Gas & Oil Crawfish Boil, held annually at River Ranch in the historic Ft. Worth Stockyards.
More Than 1,000 Volunteers Join Forces with the Houston Food Bank to Make Change Happen During "Comcast Cares Day"
More than 1,000 local Comcast employees and their families and friends will volunteer at the Houston Food Bank to provide hands-on help in the fight against hunger as part of Comcast’s 14th Comcast Cares Day.
City of Houston Hosts Mobile B.O.P.A and Special Waste Collection Event at Kingwood Metro Park and Ride on Saturday, April 25, 2015
The City of Houston is holding a Batteries, Oil, Paint (latex only) and Antifreeze (B.O.P.A.) mobile collection event Saturday, April 25, 2015, from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the Kingwood Metro Park & Ride, 3210 W. Lake Houston Parkway, Houston, Texas 77339. The event is free and open to all City of Houston residents. A valid Texas driver's license or other proof of residency will be required. This is a rain or shine event. Business waste will not be accepted.
Attorney General Lynch represents the best of America’s legal minds and will be a protector of the Constitution, states Rep. Jackson Lee
Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee, a senior Member of the House Judiciary and Homeland Security Committees and the Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security and Investigations, released the following statement on the confirmation of U.S. Attorney Loretta Lynch to become the next United States Attorney General:
Today, the Senate finally confirmed Loretta Lynch to be America's next Attorney General - and America will be better off for it. Loretta has spent her life fighting for the fair and equal justice that is the foundation of our democracy. As head of the Justice Department, she will oversee a vast portfolio of cases,
Elev8.com, an online property of Hello Beautiful and BET.com, recently profiled author Terry E. Hill as the next E. Lynn Harris for his story telling. Advance copies of Hills next book, Come Sunday Morning Saga, which will publish on June 30 with Urban Renaissance a Carl Webber imprint, are available upon request for print and blog book reviewers.