The An Intimate Conversation with Women of Color podcast

An Intimate Conversation with Women of Color

Nov. 20, 2020

“Deferred, Not Defeated” with LaQuana Sheppard

In this week’s episode, LaQuana Sheppard, Founder/Curator of Black Mom’s Club CT, shares how sometimes we need to allow ourselves…

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Nov. 13, 2020

“It Ain't Over” with Robin Tillotson

Robin, Chief Executive/Cultural Officer and host of the “This…I…Do…For…ME!” podcast, Tillotson started her business to remind Bla…

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Nov. 6, 2020

“Listen to Inklings” with Deneen L. Garrett, Host of ICW

When things nudge you, listen! --- Send in a voice message:

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Oct. 30, 2020

“Dreams Deferred” with Lenne Cole

***The title pays homage to my sister, Danyell “Soltreu” Garrett, who transitioned on 10/24/20. It is the title of her 1st book.*…

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Oct. 23, 2020

“Look at 2020” with Simone E. Morris

Simone E. Morris, CEO, Simone Morris Enterprises LLC., has “danced with discomfort” over the years. From being behind the scenes …

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Oct. 16, 2020

“Where are you from REALLY?!” with Sheila Maloney

Being a Latina and specifically a Latina from Brazil is very important to Sheila, Public Policy Fellow, Office of Equity and Raci…

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Oct. 9, 2020

“Cubanismo” – pride for Cuba” with Josy Gallagher

Being raised by parent born in Cuba, her mom is mulata and her father is Black, Josy Laza Gallagher, MA, (she,her,hers,ella), Glo…

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Oct. 2, 2020

“I’m Black and, Latina” with Yvette Towe, Attorney

Growing up, people tried to put Yvette in a box. She made the decision if she could not check Black and Latina (Hispanic/Latino),…

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Sept. 25, 2020

“Sing to a Similar Tune” with Jannie Fernandez

In this week’s Hispanic Heritage Month episode, Jannie Fernandez, Director, K-12 Alliance & TECHNOLOchicas, National Center for W…

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Sept. 18, 2020

“Don’t Forget Those Who Came Before Us” with Anna L. Garcia, HACEMOS …

As we kick off our Hispanic Heritage Month Special Edition of ICW, we learn how Texas born Anna pays homage to those who came bef…

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Sept. 11, 2020

“Who is Speaking up for Them” with Aaris Dawson

Aaris Dawson, grad student and science teacher, recognizes her privilege of being in spaces and places others do not expect her t…

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Sept. 4, 2020

“YOU are the Answer” with Ber-henda Williams

Whatever the question, know you, Black girl, Woman of Color, are the answer. Everything you need is within. You are born of intui…

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Aug. 28, 2020

“We are Meant to do More ” with T.D. Minter

T.D. Minter, Licensed Professional Counselor, MEd, LPC-S, LCDC-I, CHST, NCC, at Copenhagen Counseling Services, was raised by wom…

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Aug. 21, 2020

“Dodging Combination Punches” with Aria Elan

Life comes at us hard. Some of us are born wayyy behind the starting line. Aria, an Entertainment Attorney, Motivational Speaker,…

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Aug. 14, 2020

“Make Something Amazing Happen” with Angelique Sina

At an early age, Angelique Sina, who was born and raised in Puerto Rico, saw the value of entrepreneurship. As she progressed in …

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Aug. 7, 2020

“My Voice is the Voice that Builds Bridges” with Yusha King

Yusha King, or as she calls herself, is “The Consigliere” to leaders “: advising, coaching, and mentoring individuals, groups, te…

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July 31, 2020

“Bet on Yourself” with Chantele Gray, Owner & Operator of Pretty Girl…

Having no personal examples of successful business owners and encouraged to get a college degree, Chantele Gray bet on herself an…

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July 24, 2020

“Building a Community through Self-Care” with Shia Joyner

First comes “self-care then self-love then acceptance and ultimately a push to walk and live your purpose”. Listen as Shia Joyner…

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July 17, 2020

“Blazing Trails with Every Breath” with Toni Jones

Being one of two girls in a family of boys, Toni learned to use her voice early. As a 5th grader in a program for future teachers…

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July 10, 2020

“The Essence of Your Awesomeness” with Sonia Jackson Myles

If you looked up “illustrious career”, you’d see Sonia’s picture. Every part of Sonia’s life is in service to others. That thing …

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July 3, 2020

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

Crystal Lawrence, Project Engineer Staff for Air Mobility and Maritime Missions at Lockheed Martin, was born into a family where …

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June 26, 2020

"Pay gaps, limited leadership, and lack of representation" with Patri…

Pay gaps, limited leadership, and lack of representation are (3) reasons why Patricia is committed to advancing Latinas and other…

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June 19, 2020

"Gathering Strength from My Ancestors" with Tara King-Hughes Senior D…

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…

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June 12, 2020

Real talk! with Kimberly King, Engineering Program Manager @ Texas In…

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…

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