Inspiration is our why – Meet Melissa and Brittany 5 of 52 Phenomenal Women (Year 2)

Meet Melissa and Brittany: We need to understand that there is no formula for how women should lead our lives. That is why we must respect the choices that each woman makes for herself and her family.” – Hilary Rodham Clinton “A little over a year ago, my best friend and colleague, Melissa and I […]

Love is my why – Meet Becky 2 of 52 Phenomenal Women (Year 2)

Meet Becky: In her own words… “Whenever I am asked why I do what I do, I say the journey that began as a child. I grew up in the projects – Washington Park Homes – in a home where alcoholism and domestic violence were common.   I am the second of seven children.  My mom […]

Be like water – Meet Erin 1 of 52 Phenomenal Women (Year 2)

“Be like water making its way through cracks…adjust to the object, and you shall find a way around or through it. Be water, my friend.” I never expected to kick off a piece about me with a quote from someone as wise as Bruce Lee. (My senior quote in high school was, “What’s the matter […]