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Dr. Elaine Sanders


Dr. Elaine Sanders

Dr. Elaine Sanders, is the Co-Founder of Harlem Girls, Inc. She holds a B.A. in Forensic Psychology from John Jay College; a M.S. in Organizational Leadership from Nyack College and an Ed.D in Educational Leadership and Management from Capella University. Dr. Elaine is a certified Yellow Belt in Lean Six Sigma, certified in DE&I from Cornell University, an author, licensed realtor, licensed minister, and adjunct professor.

She believes there are three essential elements in life that determine success—empowerment, education, and motivation. She speaks at various women’s, youth, and education conferences nationally and internationally. Dr. Elaine conducted professional development training for Teachers College, Columbia University. Over the years she has served as the Dean and Department Chair at Pillar College. She also pursued a variety of interests including stints as a personal stylist and event planner for celebrity clients, she appeared as a reporter in an independent film Payin’ the Price. Dr. Elaine believes we were born with a greater purpose and sometimes we just need someone to encourage us to be our best!

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