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TBT + LGBTQ+ History Month w/ Meka Urriola-Hunt

Oct. 28, 2021

Check out Meka Urriola-Hunt, President of LEAGUE at AT&T Georgia, as she shares her passion for working with LGBTQ+ youth. Her message to youth, “You’re not alone.” To us, “Try something new.” Resource(s): Covenant House Geo…

LGBTQ+ Dating

"What's the T?" with E. Monique Evans

Oct. 22, 2021

In this week’s episode, I flipped the script my Sister Friend Monique Evans, an EquipFin Transaction Coordinator in Commercial Banking Operations at Wells Fargo & Company, who answered “What’s the T?”. Instead of my normal Q…

LGBTQ+ #TBT Authenticity

TBT for LGBTQ+ History Month with Michelle Brown

Oct. 14, 2021

#TBT to Pride Month 2020 ~ “All Black Lives Matter which include Black Trans Lives Matter” with Michelle Brown , She/Her/Hers. Michelle is a Public Speaker, Author, Activist, Radio Host of Collections by Michelle Brown-Blog …

LGBTQ+ #TBT

#TBT with Kim King #HappyPride

July 1, 2021

#HappyPride! This episode is a reflection on when this podcast was "conceived" and a #TBT with one of my 1st podcast guest and panelist. Yu never know where inspiration will hit. Embrace it! Check out "My "Out & Equal" Comi…

LGBTQ+ Mental Health

“Let Your Light Shine” with Pam Illar

May 7, 2021

“You are beautiful. You are strong. You will go through some things just know you will get through it.” These are just a few words Pam Illar, mother, wife, daughter, sister, friend, proud Out woman, warrior, would say to her…

LGBTQ+

“It HAD to Exist!” with Arlan Hamilton

Feb. 12, 2021

If you have an idea and ever wonder if you should keep going, take a cue from Arlan Hamilton, Founder and Managing Partner of Backstage Capital, a fund that dedicated to minimizing funding disparities in tech by investing in…

LGBTQ+

“Black Womxn, Be LOUD” with B. Pagels-Minor

Feb. 5, 2021

Reflecting on how to live a life of awesomeness, B. Pagels-Minor, a trans-nonbinary lesbian; board member of Howard Brown Health and the YWCA, both in Chicago, where they lobby for equality and equity for WoC and who spells …

LGBTQ+

“Your Voice is Needed and Expected” with Crystal Lawrence, Lockheed Martin

July 3, 2020

Crystal Lawrence, Project Engineer Staff for Air Mobility and Maritime Missions at Lockheed Martin, was born into a family where serving others was an expectation. She took this to heart which led to her co-founding Lockheed…

LGBTQ+

"Gathering Strength from My Ancestors" with Tara King-Hughes Senior Director, Technical Product Management & Performance

June 19, 2020

As a LGBTQ+ African American woman in STEM, Tara is no stranger to being one of the “onlys”. She lets the strength of those whose shoulders she stands on, Harriet (Tubman), Sojourner (Truth), Shirley (Chisolm), and Katherine…

LGBTQ+

Real talk! with Kimberly King, Engineering Program Manager @ Texas Instruments & on the leadership team of TI Pride ERG

June 12, 2020

Real talk! As a Black Gay Woman, Kim has had to work hard to accomplish the things she has and is an example to others as to what hard work gets you. “People of Color have been oppressed for so long, labeled voiceless, not h…

LGBTQ+

“All Black Lives Matter which include Black Trans Lives Matter” with Michelle Brown, She/Her/Hers, Public Speaker, Author, Activist, Radio Host of Collections by Michelle Brown-Blog Radio

June 5, 2020

Michelle Brown found her voice in her teens and uses it to open conversations that move towards actions. As a Black Queer Mom, she stands boldly in the crosshairs of her intersectionality and encourages us to do the same. As…

LGBTQ+

"Passionately Navigating Intersectionality" with Kathy Martinez, Director, Labor Relations, PRIDE ARG Field Lead

May 15, 2020

In this episode, Kathy Martinez (she/her/hers) shares how her different layers, being a WOC, a lesbian, career-focused and a leader of her company’s Associate Resource Group intersect. Listen to learn more about how Kathy pa…

LGBTQ+

"You’re Not Alone” with Meka Urriola-Hunt, President of LEAGUE at AT&T Georgia

April 24, 2020

Listen in as Meka shares her passion for working with LGBTQ+ youth. Her message to youth, “You’re not alone.” To us, “Try something new.” Resource(s): Covenant House Georgia HRC Atlanta Chris 180 Lost -n- Found Youth Home G…