MLNNNYC is a "Black Girl Collective" that creates refuge for women’s truths, reality, and stories. We aim to unite, empower and strengthen our community through healing, our workshop series, The Sister Social, charities, and digital marketing services. We are a local brand with a global mission. We are inviting you to become not only a member of the team, but a member of an undying effort to exceed your greatest expectations.



Shavonne Marshall-Wells is the Founder and Creator of MLNNNYC. After graduating high school with honors in broadcast journalism and film production, Shavonne went on to study International Trade and Marketing at the Fashion Institute of Technology.  Shavonne formed a distinctive group of creatives through her advocacy for sisterhood within the community. Love, transparency, and mastery have been the guiding words on her journey. She is reminded everyday that "Excellence is not an act but a habit." -Aristotle.




Zhané Thorpe is MLNNNYC’s Director of Operations. Attending FIT for college not only fueled her business oriented mindset but also led her into becoming a business owner. A healthy hair care stylist who focuses on partnering with each client to assist them with their healthy hair journey. Her passion for educating our people on hair care and her love for business led us to having her speak at our 1st Sister Social in May 2018. Within the same year, Zhané decided to join the team! “Through communication, professionalism, genuine intentions and love for one another in our community ...great things can be achieved internally and externally. No matter what, make sure you’re forever evolving.” - Zhané Thorpe



Noni Byrd Gibbs is the Planning Coordinator and Health Columnist for MLNNNYC residing in Queens, New York.As an advocate for her community, Noni is committed to self care and holistic treatment. Her passion towards self improvement and dance as an creative outlet has pushed her towards editorial work with MLNNNYC.


Sean Barrett aka MrVybz is a Nyc, Tri-state area based creative and Dj specializing in bringing all the vibes and life to every event. He is a “genre-bender” in motion whose musical strength is Afro-Caribbean Soul, with a splash of everything in between. He is the CoFounder of @vybzbros worldwide and also plays for IG radio on 94.3FM. He has his BA in Communications with a minor in Music Theory and an extensive background in dance. He is passionate about the melanated agenda and curating experiences that create memories that will last a lifetime. He is now the official DJ for MLNNNYC Last Sunday Brunches!