HERdacity is based in Austin, TX and was founded by Susan Combs, former Texas Comptroller in 2015.

Combs’ vision was "to dare women to be the women they want to be and achieve the dreams of their own lives."

Mary Flanagan is the current President and her team includes digital media, marketing and planning specialists.

HERdacity’s Board executives hail from industry and nonprofit fields with experience in strategy, nonprofit management and career services.

Texas Conference for Women
Texas Conference for Women
HERdacity Staff

Who We Are

Add a few pages to your life story - Discover your daring at HERdacity
It took her audacity to fight for women's education - Malala Yousafzai
If they aren't listening make them
Break free from the pack and dare to be audacious
I'm not here to wear makeup I'm here to get the job done
Never limit yourself because of others' limited imagination - never limit others because of your own limited imagination - Mae Jemison
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If you always put limits on everything you do it will spread into your work and your life - Bruce Lee
It takes real strength to be many things to many people
God gave us our relatives thank God we can choose our friends - Ethel Mumford
Women face a lot of challenges weakness isn't one of them
HERdacity - Where women dare
The difference between can and can't is mostly a matter of perception
HERdacity salutes our men and women in uniform
When someone tells me what I'm not allowed to do I laugh because I didn't ask
My role is to harness and facilitate positive body activism by teaching women the value and power of loving their bodies
The meaning of women's work is defined by women
Nothing shuts up a misogynst faster than saving his life
Pushing your preconceptions on others is the true meaning of weakness
Your story is just getting started - Discover your daring with HERdacity
People ask me why I don't act more ladylike - What's ladylike
Don't be a passenger on the road of life - take the wheel
Fear is contagious but so is courage - Betty Williams
It took her audacity to prove what women athletes are capable of - Billie Jean King
Be the woman she brags to her friends about
It took her audacity to invigorate the civil rights movement - Rosa Parks
Tell me what you think I can't do so I can get started
The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams - Eleanor Roosevelt
Feel free to express your opinions just don't expect me to live by them
It took her audacity to stand for women's rights - Susan B. Anthony
I break the mold, push boundaries, and shatter expectations all before breakfast
People ask why we don't leave flying plans to the men - because we have a better sense of direction