Dr. Narriett Butler is the founder and CEO of Over the Goal Women’s Business Academy (OGWBA). Focusing on women entrepreneurs and small business owners, it strives to enhance the life of urban owners through professional training, career coaching and education that enables them to be a force for social good.
Holding a dual role as both an executive pastor and entrepreneur, Dr. Butler works to strengthen communities through mentorship, economic development, and advocacy, creating stronger thriving families in a changing world. Training others to leverage the usage of technology and social media, she believes, will help them have a positive impact on family and the society surrounding their lives.
Dr. Narriett Butler is a graduate of Biblical Seminary, now known as Missio Seminary, earning both her M.Div. and D. Min in Urban Missiology and Church Planting. She’s the founder of Fresh Fire Ministries, inc., and the FireNet Pastor Network. She also has a history of work in corporate America, previously working as a Casualty Underwriter in the legal field for over 25 years. She has previously held the position as micro-business owner of TLC Management Company and Destiny Christian Bookstore.
This motivational speaker, author, and mother of one son majors in vision casting and leadership that addresses issues affecting the full range of human, social, and spiritual development. As female-owned enterprises are steadily growing all over the world, contributing to household incomes and growth of national economies, Dr. Butler strives to be actively part of the reactive and proactive change in this thriving narrative.