Shirley Crawford

by Terry Watson | September 19th, 2019
Shirley Crawford

Due to the fact that she wears so many hats, it can be quite challenging to describe Shirley “Shirl-E” Crawford with only a few words. Her constant devotion to her family and community speaks volumes of how she has impacted the lives of so many individuals. Still, there is more work that has to be […]

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Nikki Barkley

by Terry Watson | July 17th, 2019
Nikki Barkley

For those looking for a way to put an exclamation point on their summer vacation, the End of the Summer Music Festival that is taking place on September 8th, 2019 is a great way to do so. Now celebrating its 5th Year Anniversary, founder Nikki Barkley shares the event began with an idea she played […]

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Portia Shipman

Junios Smith | July 17th, 2019
Portia Shipman

In 2008, Shipman founded the Sherri Denese Jackson Foundation for the Prevention of Domestic Violence, Inc. after her friend’s body was found buried in a backyard in 2008. Jackson was murdered by her ex-boyfriend, DeCarlo Bennett in 2006, but her whereabouts were unknown for months until Bennett made an announcement. “June 26 made it 11 […]

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Creative Source Management Inc.

Dawn Cauthen-Thornton | May 15th, 2019
Creative Source Management Inc.

Dr. Erika Hendrix is a woman of many talents. She was previously introduced to the readers as a minister, radio host, and a theology instructor. Now, she’s ready to showcase a different hat she wears as the Owner and Executive Director of Creative Management Source, Inc., a mental health agency started in 2006 with the […]

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DeAnna Morris

by Terry Watson | May 15th, 2019
DeAnna Morris

In life, we don’t always get to choose our paths. Many believe that our steps are ordered, by our creator, before we even travel through the birth canal that delivers us. Some will arrive at their destinations sooner than others and some will get derailed and turned around, get lost even. But make no mistake, […]

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Men To Heal – James Harris

by Terry Watson | May 15th, 2019
Men To Heal – James Harris

James Harris received a Master’s in Clinical Mental Health Counseling and started a movement getting men back focused on their overall health, mental and physical. “Men To Heal is a movement coordinated by me with the purpose of raising awareness about the mental and physical issues that men experience, and their lack of knowledge on […]

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Jeff Brodie

Dawn Cauthen-Thornton | May 15th, 2019
Jeff Brodie

In life, there are multiple paths to travel to arrive at the same destination. Oftentimes, people need a second chance after taking a wrong turn. Entrepreneur Jeff Broadie is just the person to give it. Broadie is no stranger to hard work. For the last 20 years, he has opened four barbershops and a barber […]

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Jiyah Fennell

by Terry Watson | May 15th, 2019
Jiyah Fennell

Wimington, Delaware native Jiyah Fennell is a 15 year old author, entrepreneur, professional face painter, speaker, traveler, podcaster, and star of her family’s very own cartoon. She is also very outgoing and is somewhat an overachiever. “I don’t look at obstacles in my life as challenges. God puts those things there for a reason, so […]

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Kenda Sutton-EL

by Terry Watson | May 15th, 2019
Kenda Sutton-EL

Kenda Sutton-EL of Richmond, VA wears many hats. She attended Old Dominion University, the University of Virginia, and New River Community College. She is a Holistic Nutritionist, Student Midwife, Reproductive Justice and Maternal Health Advocate, Iridologist, Birthworker, Vaginal Steam Practitioner, Reiki Master, Reflexogy, and Master Herbalist. She is also a passionate advocate of healthy foods, […]

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Kevin Thornton

by Terry Watson | May 15th, 2019
Kevin Thornton

Kevin Thornton is a graduate of Eastern Michigan University. There he obtained a BS in Health Administration. He also has a Master’s in Organizational Psychology from Argosy University. Additionally he is a life coach, holistic health coach, author, indoor cycling instructor and internet radio personality, and someone who understands his life purpose; To inspire, educate […]

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