Simone Marie Dreher was born and raised on the island of St. Thomas, United States Virgin Islands. She currently resides in Newport News, Virginia and is married to her best friend and business partner, Coy Dreher. They are the proud parents of three beautiful children: Kayla, Brayden and Ashdyn. Simone is a Serial Entrepreneur.
Simone graduated from Hampton University in three years with a Bachelor of Arts in Sociology with a double minor in Leadership and Criminal Justice with a focus on Juvenile Delinquency. Simone’s work experience includes customer service, managing a non-profit’s community center, Operations Director of a local mental health agency and mental health counselor.
In 2012, Simone and her husband recognized there was a need for reliable transportation for the mental health community that she worked with daily. The couple found their niche, and began providing quality transportation to a population that many see as venerable. This opportunity opened doors for Simone to continue serving the community she is most passionate about.
Together with her husband, Simone is the owner of Hope Seekers - a medical transportation company and two state licensed mental health programs that provide Mental Health Skill Building and a Psychosocial Rehabilitation Day Program. She is also the Co- Founder of Dreams of Hope Foundation, a non-profit agency that provides food, clothing and eye glasses for the underserved. As a Business Coach, Simone is committed to helping other entrepreneurs discover their niche and grow their businesses. She enjoys growing all her business ventures in style. Simone is also a Lularoe Fashion consultant- LularoeSimoneMarie.
Simone is currently working on her Master of Social Work at the University of Southern California. She is scheduled to graduate in May 2017.
Successful entrepreneurs are givers and not takers of positive energy. ~Anonymous