empowering young professionals of color through productivity

E41 – Charlie Gilkey | CEO and Founder | Productive Flourishing

Name: Charlie Gilkey Title: CEO and Founder | Best Selling Author | Blogger | Business Strategist Contact: Twitter |  Company: Productive Flourishing What They Do: He spends about a third of his day on what he likes to call “Creative Mode”: writing, creating assets, recording a podcast (where he delivers his “medicine” to the world).  He is currently managing…

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E40 – Anjuan Simmons | Managing Director | Jannua LLC

Name: Anjuan Simmons Title: Managing Director | Agile Project Manager | SCRUM Master Contact: Twitter Company: Jannua LLC What They Do:  Managing Director means that he has an LLC that he founded a couple of years ago and it is meant to be an umbrella organization for all the work he has done. He is not an official…

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E39 – Yosh Gunawardena | Creative Director & Partner| Roger That

Name: Yosh Gunawardena Title: Creative Director & Partner Contact: Instagram  Company: Roger That What They Do:  A Creative Director helps build a visual message to a client. Yosh works with her company to get projects, to help them dive into the creative process and when they get to the visual credited (which is kinda close to the end)…

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E38 – Asha Wilkerson | The Wilkerson Law Office

Name: Asha Wilkerson Title: Owner Contact: Website | Twitter | Linkedin Company: The Wilkerson Law Office What They Do: Business and employment law practice.  Works with biz owners or people looking to start businesses.  Also when they are ready to hire employees, she helps them.  Originally From: Portland, OR College: Santa Clara University, UC Hastings (Law school) Field of Study: English and minored…

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E37 – Fatimah Williams Castro, Ph.D | Speaker, Writer, Coach | Beyond The Tenure Track

Name: Fatimah Williams Castro, Ph.D  Title: Speaker, Writer, Coach Contact: Website | Twitter Company: Beyond The Tenure Track  What They Do: Career planning and professional development for Ph.D job seekers. Originally From: Patterson, NJ (until 10th grade), South Boston, VA College:  Undergrad: University of Virginia Doctorate: Rutgers University  Field of Study:  Undergrad: African-American studies and Foreign Affairs  Doctorate: Cultural Anthropology  Recommended Books: …

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