August 11, 2018
Poet - New Mexico State University
Connie Voisine has had multiple books of poems published, the Cathedral of the North (2001) and Rare High Meadow of White I Might Dream (2008), which was a Los Angeles Times Boook Award finalist. She has won the Association of Writers & Writing Programs Award Series in Poetry.
Founder - Sista Afya
Sista Afya offers mental awareness for the Black community, specifically Black Women. They do this by through building community, sharing information, and connection Black women to quality mental wellness services. We believe that making mental wellness simple, accessible, and centered around Black women's experiences, more people will get what they need to have a full, whole life."
Pamela Sherrod Anderson
Director/Produce of "The G Force" Film
Pamela Sherrod Anderon is an award-winning writer, filmmaker, playwright, journalist, and educator. She has worked as director, assistant director, producers, script supervisor, and consultant on independent films. She talks about her new independent film G-Force, a film about how more and more grandparents are raising their children's children,