Marcie L. Thomas is a creative force who uses her voice to educate, motivate, and inspire others, especially women. As a writer, she has touched countless lives, through the former Fruitful Vine Ministries website. As a speaker, she has imparted words of wisdom into the hearts and minds of her listeners. The Brown Girl Collective, her latest venture, has been developed to celebrate women and girls of African descent, through a multimedia/social networking website. However, this is just the beginning of what Marcie has in store for her community and the world.