Don’t miss our inaugural events
Don’t miss our inaugural events
September 28, 2023 / (4:30 - 7:30pm MST)
Ignite your leadership journey at The Nova’s virtual launch event!
Join us for a transformative experience that will reshape your perspective on being a conscious professional woman. Our event agenda is carefully designed to empower you with strategies, insights, and connections that will inspire and uplift you. Immerse yourself in engaging discussions led by industry thought leaders, dive into breakout sessions addressing key challenges as a professional woman, and discover how to overcome societal limitations.
Whether you're seeking to nurture authentic bonds, balance personal and professional growth, add more spirituality into your life or break free from conventional norms, this event has it all. Get ready to connect, learn, and be inspired by stories of real change.
NOVEMBER 12, 2023 (2:00 - 6:30PM MST)
THE CLUB AT ROLLING HILLS, GOLDEN, CO
Unleash your potential at The Nova’s in-person launch event!
Join us on November 12th in Golden, Colorado, for an immersive experience that's set to redefine conscious leadership and authentic connections. Ignite your personal and professional growth journey with thought-provoking workshops led by industry experts, engage in powerful discussions, and network with like-minded visionaries.
This event is your gateway to unlocking new possibilities, connecting with inspiring individuals, and embracing a transformational path toward empowered leadership. Don't miss this chance to be part of a movement that's reshaping the landscape of success. Secure your spot today!
Meet Melissa Bauknight
Visionary Founder of The Nova
Melissa brings over two decades of sales and business development expertise to shape the organization's mission. Her diverse background includes:
- 18 years B2B and B2C sales and business development expertise
- 15 years as a top 10% performing medical device sales rep in corporate
- 8 years as a top 1% leader with a direct sales company
- 8 years as a conscious business coach mentoring over 1,000 women
- Hosting a rebellious podcast featuring over 100 interviews on authentic living
- Successfully executing over 150 events and 100 workshops
Melissa fuels the empowerment of conscious professional women. Her passion lies in liberating women from societal constraints, guiding authentic expression, and inspiring bold action. A skilled business alignment coach and mentor, Melissa fosters personal growth and entrepreneurial success.
Her dynamic energy, strategic partnerships, and vast network enrich The Nova's initiatives. Alongside a powerhouse team, Melissa drives The Nova's growth, empowering a thriving community of conscious women leaders.
Meet The Nova Team
Brenda Rowe Plasz
Director of Operations and Spirituality
Brenda has 30 years in finance, including 18 at Bank of America in leadership roles. Concurrently, she's devoted two decades to Reiki and Meditation, earning her Masters and Teaching Certification.
As Nova's Director of Operations and Spirituality, she combines her business expertise with spiritual depth. She shapes Nova's strategic vision, promotes work-life balance, and ensures operational efficiency, guiding the community towards holistic well-being.
Chief Marketing Officer
Laurel is a marketing maven dedicated to bridging brands and clients. With expertise in holistic strategies that amplify SEO and build authentic ties, her background includes roles at Stages Cycling, Foundation Fitness, and Nautilus Inc.
As Nova's Fractional CMO, Laurel shapes its marketing approach, bolsters community growth, and refines content. Through conscious campaigns, she embodies Nova's values, sparking genuine connections and worldwide positive change.
Alecia is a distinguished Event Strategist and one of BizBash's Top 40 Under 40. With 18 years and 1000+ global events under her belt, she excels in negotiation and logistics and has mastered both physical and virtual platforms. She's secured $20 million in sponsorships for entities like NASA and Microsoft.
Alecia spearheads event coordination at Nova, using her expertise to create memorable experiences and bolster Nova's conscious leadership vision.
Stepheni has over a decade in tech leadership and a mission to empower women. Skilled in product design and brand consistency, her experiences range from Design System Manager to Co-founding Holistic Creative, where she excelled in brand development.
As IT Director at The Nova, Stepheni organizes the backend technology to enhance community support while promoting initiatives that inspire women to uncover their purpose and foster deep connections with others.
is more than a word
It's a spirited call to action, daring women to challenge norms and embrace their vibrant light.
Embark on a journey of profound personal growth, guided by authentic connections and a plethora of resources.
Elevate your career trajectory by engaging in dynamic networking and embracing your authentic self.
Discover a journey that transcends the ordinary, fostering not only personal and professional growth but also spiritual expansion.
Join The Nova
The Nova is dedicated to reshaping the narrative of influence for professional women, guiding you to a future where authenticity, purpose, and growth intertwine harmoniously. Join us in a transformative experience that fosters holistic success across all dimensions of your life.