H.H.O.C. Board of Directors

Tearra Dotson


My name is Tearra Dotson and I have a passion for Helping Other People Succeed. I am a certified Life Coach dedicated to inspiration and motivation. I finished a Bachelor of Science in 2012 and a Master’s degree in Science in 2014.

Over the years, I have grown professionally and gained relevant knowledge from coaching and mentoring experiences.

 As a wife, mother, and businesswoman, I understand how difficult it is to balance the responsibilities of life. I have often found that support and accountability are worth their weight in gold and many in my circle of influence rely on me to hold them accountable to their goals and cheer them on. 




Misty Hall is the Executive Director of Operations at JP Morgan Chase.  In this role she leads a global organization for core banking operations.  Misty has been with J.P. Morgan since 2007 She has a breadth of experience leading large scale programs and teams.  Misty is active in her community serving on several Employee Resource Groups and is a regular volunteer with several civic organizations.  Misty serves on the corporate collective board with IndyHub helping young professionals engage deeply and meaningful in Indianapolis.  Misty enjoys spending time with her family, traveling, reading and gardening.  Misty has a passion for families in her community and has supported seven children navigating the foster system to safely achieve reunification with their families.

H.H.O.C. Board Members


My name is Lawren, I have spent the last 6 years in multifamily property management working in market rate communities. I made the transition to tax credit housing in 2020 and have not looked back. I love the housing industry and have a passion for serving other people.

I have spent years being mentored in personal and professional aspects of my life by strong women that have encouraged me to be the best version of myself. I have always had a desire to give back and invest my time and energy helping others receive the mentorship they need to succeed and am proud to be a part of an organization that does just that!


Tanikia Forrest

My name is Tanikia Forrest. I was born in South Bend, IN on February 2, 1989. I have four beautiful children named Hardin, Haydin, Tionne and Kennedy. My children are the biggest reason why you see the woman. 

 My inspiration is to be there for others as others have been for me. I always give my best, especially for myself and others. I have overcome obstacles that have helped me become the woman I am. I have been a business owner for 9 years; I am working daily to strive to be the best woman I can be. I feel that I always dream big and go for my goals. I am inspired to be the best. My main belief in life is that everything should be in harmony, People must keep balance in all areas of life. 

Become a Member

H.O.P.S. Heart of Charity is excited to open up its board member invitation process. If you would like to join an organization that has a passion for helping students and young women succeed, please consider joining H.H.O.C.