Chandra Brooks is a renowned Best Selling Author, captivating TEDx Speaker, and accomplished Entrepreneur.

She stands as a distinguished recipient of the Leadership in Business Award from The California State Assembly, and the Leadership in Business Award from The California Black Chamber of Commerce and State Leaders, acknowledging her exceptional contributions to the business community.As the visionary founder of The Powerhouse Academy™ and The Powerhouse Women™, Chandra has ignited a transformative Program and Movement. Her mission is to empower women leaders with a compelling message, a powerful movement, and innovative business ideas, propelling them into the ranks of Influential Women and Full-Time Entrepreneurs.

Chandra's remarkable journey is embellished with accolades, including the prestigious title of one of the Most Influential Women in Silicon Valley, as recognized by the Silicon Valley Business Journal. She has also been honored with the esteemed Latina with Vision Award from New York Life, a testament to her profound impact in both the business and community spheres.In addition to her remarkable entrepreneurial journey, Chandra achieved significant success in the business world, launching her Scrub business, Scrublyfe Uniforms, in August 2022. Astoundingly, she steered its rapid growth within a single year while adeptly managing her Business Coaching and Consulting enterprise.Chandra Brooks is a trailblazer in the realms of business and entrepreneurship, and her remarkable achievements and commitment to empowering women are truly inspiring.


Featured Awards

2013 Portrait of Success Award from the Hispanic Development Corporation
2014 Activist of the Year Award from Latinos Action Media (LAM)
2015 One of the Most Influential Women in Silicon Valley from The Silicon Valley Business Journal
2015 East Side Unified High School District Hall of Fame
2016 Women of the Year from 100 Black Women of Silicon Valley
2016 Latina Women with Vision Award, New York Life
2017 Leadership Award from The California League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC)
2020 Leadership in Business, California State Assembly (Ash Kalra)
2023 Leadership in Business California Black Caucus and California Black Chamber of Commerce