American Business Women’s Association

Our mission is to bring together business women of diverse occupations and provide opportunities for them to help themselves and others grow personally and professionally, through leadership, education, networking support, and national recognition.


August 2020 Monthly Meeting

August 25, 2020

Lubbock Women's Club | 2020 Broadway | Lubbock, Texas 79401

Connect, learn and grow in the
American Business Women’s Association

Whether you are starting a new business, jump-starting a career, or searching for a job, the American Business Women’s Association is the place to be.  Your membership in ABWA offers you a portfolio of benefits to fuel your personal and professional growth.

Enhance your business acumen in the Apex Campus, our exclusive online learning portal.  Grow your professional network by attending ABWA’s National Women’s Leadership Conference. Stay current on business concepts and topics with your complimentary subscriptions to ABWA’s Women in Business® Magazine and Achieve Newsletters.  And, save thousands of dollars on discounted business products and services!

Make an investment in you – join the leading association for working women and women business owners, the American Business Women’s Association.


Executive Board

Beverly Burch




Carrie Harris

Vice President

Michelle gonzalez


jaelen roberts


Kim Davis

Past President

Sharon Tyson

Hospitality Chair

Paulene Salamon

Recruitment Co-Chair

Dana Schaefer

Recruitment Co-Chair

Teri Davis

Scholarships & Fundraising Chair


Sandy ellis


Michelle Gonzales

TTU Health & Sciences Center

Carrie harris

Matthew Harris Law, PLLC


Rosemary knippa

Ranching Heritage Center

Krystine link

Thrivent Financial

Liz Lonngren

Camp Mary White


Healthy Opportunities


Lee Lewis Construction, Inc.


Hayley Kathleen Burton Visual & Performing Arts


Fleming Investment Properties 

 Company Name

Blair Chiropractic Clinic

Sarah owens

Lubbock Police Department

Jaelen Roberts

MWM Architects, Inc.

Kayla rodriguez

Karma Compliance, Inc. 

Paulene Salamon

Kona Ice

Dana Schaefer

Pepsi Co.

Tina Schooler

Raider Plumbing

Sharon Tyson

Market Street

Stacey Young

Retired TXDOT Engineer


Empowering Women through Educational Scholarships

Today’s scholarship recipients are tomorrow’s leaders.  ABWA members have provided opportunities for women to achieve their personal and professional best by championing educational opportunities through the Stephen Bufton Memorial Educational Fund (SBMEF). Since 1953, SBMEF has awarded almost 18 million dollars in scholarships to more than 17,000 women. To learn more about available scholarships, go to

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