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Welcome to the 2016 BMWOC Podcast. Below you will find our first participants of this season. As a member you will not only have access to their interview, but also their contact information so you can reach out to them.

2016 BMWOC Podcast Participants

Anne Alston - Consulting and Marketing

Anne Alston - Consulting and Marketing

Anne Alston - Consulting and Marketing

Anne Alston - Consulting and Marketing


Anne Alston, CEO/Founder of ALSTNTEC, LLC shares with you her tips and best practices to consulting and marketing.

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Angie Toney - Financial Wealth - Managing Money 101

Angie Toney - Financial Wealth - Managing Money 101

Angie Toney - Financial Wealth - Managing Money 101

Angie Toney - Financial Wealth - Managing Money 101


Angie Toney is an entrepreneur serving clients as a health and wealth professional in the DC area. She recently left the corporate world to follow her passion to help others realize their dream of entrepreneurship.

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Alise Little - Heathcare - SkinCare Fitness Gods Way

Alise Little - Heathcare - SkinCare Fitness Gods Way

Alise Little - Heathcare - SkinCare Fitness Gods Way

Alise Little - Heathcare - SkinCare Fitness Gods Way


Healthcare of your skin is just as important as the health of running your business. Your appearance does affect your business, so why not take care of your skin? Our amazing guest speaker will give us fitness tips for our skin God's way.

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Cedric Strayhorn - Technology - IT Transition

Cedric Strayhorn - Technology - IT Transition

Cedric Strayhorn - Technology - IT Transition

Cedric Strayhorn - Technology - IT Transition


If you want to know how to effectively changes careers to the field of Technology, tune in to this podcast! This amazing speaker will share his experiences on how he transitioned from an Assistant Manager to an IT Business Developer working with 3rd largest IT company in the country.

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Chris Daniels - Business Services - Project Management

Chris Daniels - Business Services - Project Management

Chris Daniels - Business Services - Project Management

Chris Daniels - Business Services - Project Management


Chris Daniel, a Georgia native, is the PMP Certification Guru and The Consultant in Jeans. His unique ability to make the difficult understandable in corporate settings, as well as casual talks has allowed him to work with the Top companies around the globe!

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Delana Oliver - Health and Wellness - Yoga

Delana Oliver - Health and Wellness - Yoga

Delana Oliver - Health and Wellness - Yoga

Delana Oliver - Health and Wellness - Yoga


Health and Wellness is an intricate part of having a health professional life. Yoga is another platform you can use to ensure that you are stress-free, happy and productive. So take away the excuse and get into a yoga class that will help you relieve your stress and bodily aches.

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Jahzara, the Savvy Diva (Authors Cafe)

Jahzara, the Savvy Diva (Authors Cafe)

Jahzara, the Savvy Diva (Authors Cafe)

Jahzara, the Savvy Diva (Authors Cafe)


This witty young lady will definitely entertain you with her newest novels and quirky thoughts. So, if you are ready to laugh and have a great time, tune in and share with your friends! Jahzara, the Savvy Diva is the author of If These Shoes Could Talk: The Awakening and Savvy Diva’s Take On…44 Days of Random Thoughts and Observations.

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James L. Nathan, III - The Power of Self-Publishing

James L. Nathan, III - The Power of Self-Publishing

James L. Nathan, III - The Power of Self-Publishing

James L. Nathan, III - The Power of Self-Publishing


James Lee Nathan III (JLN3), is the self-published author of two novels and nine novellas, spanning many speculative fiction sub-genres. JLN3 is best known for his scifi erotic crime drama series Robert Manis and No Brakes, both of which are bestsellers

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Jennifer Garcia - Managing Stress

Jennifer Garcia - Managing Stress

Jennifer Garcia - Managing Stress

Jennifer Garcia - Managing Stress


Jennifer Garcia is the owner of Spiritual Spectra, a spiritual and holistic healing practice offering an array of services that increase wellness through the mind-body-spirit connection. Jennifer was born with Psychic, Intuitive and Empathic abilities. She is also Certified Energy Healer and uses her abilities to promote Energy Healing.

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Joan Henry - The Power of a Positive Mindset

Joan Henry - The Power of a Positive Mindset

Joan Henry - The Power of a Positive Mindset

Joan Henry - The Power of a Positive Mindset


Joan is a Professional Success Coach, Trainer, Entrepreneur, Published Author, International Radio Personality, Founder and President of the Women’s Entrepreneur Expo, LLC (WEE), and Dynamic Speaker. Joan’s interactive approach as a speaker goes beyond being motivational.

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Jovan Hightower - The Power of Writing (Authors Cafe)

Jovan Hightower - The Power of Writing (Authors Cafe)

Jovan Hightower - The Power of Writing (Authors Cafe)

Jovan Hightower - The Power of Writing (Authors Cafe)


Jovan “C.J.” Hightower was born in Portsmouth, Virginia in the late 1960’s. The youngest of four, his father was a professor of military science and his mother a high school teacher. At a young age C.J. learned of his writing skills by constructing love poems for his childhood sweetheart.

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Ret. Brigadier General Julia J. Cleckley - A Promise Fulfilled

Ret. Brigadier General Julia J. Cleckley - A Promise Fulfilled

Ret. Brigadier General Julia J. Cleckley - A Promise Fulfilled

Ret. Brigadier General Julia J. Cleckley - A Promise Fulfilled


Brigadier General (Ret.) Julia J. Cleckley began her military career after high school in the Women’s Army Corps (WAC). In 1976, she was commissioned as a First Lieutenant in the Adjutant General’s Corps with the 42nd Infantry Division in New York City.

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Kathrin Shenk - Free Your Space

Kathrin Shenk - Free Your Space

Kathrin Shenk - Free Your Space

Kathrin Shenk - Free Your Space


Kathrin Shenk is the owner of FreeYourSpace, LLC, a professional de-cluttering and organizing company serving suburban Maryland. Kathrin came to the United States back from Germany in the 90's on a university scholarship and loved it so much that she decided to stay.

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Leroy Mckenzie - Men and Leadership

Leroy Mckenzie - Men and Leadership

Leroy Mckenzie - Men and Leadership

Leroy Mckenzie - Men and Leadership


Mr. Mckenzie has written two books of poetry, which have been featured on Heaven 600’s poetry café; a business finance book entitled "The Customer Is Not Always Right: A Common Sense Guide To Establishing A Strong and Flourishing Business," a book on entrepreneurship entitled "Young & Gifted: The New Generation of Entrepreneurship,"

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Louise Yale - Pre-Paid Legal Services

Louise Yale - Pre-Paid Legal Services

Louise Yale - Pre-Paid Legal Services

Louise Yale - Pre-Paid Legal Services


For sixteen years, I have served as a consultant for Legal Shield to individuals and business owners as an employee benefit. I am also a “B2B” (business to business) Certification Trainer for the top half of the state of Virginia, teaching others how to offer our plans. I of course welcome the opportunity to talk about what we do.

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Nicole L. Turner - Workplace and Organizational Health

Nicole L. Turner - Workplace and Organizational Health

Nicole L. Turner - Workplace and Organizational Health

Nicole L. Turner - Workplace and Organizational Health


Nicole L. Turner, CEO of the OYAT Group, holds graduate degrees in Education and Business, a graduate certificate in Diversity Studies, and is a certified Human Capital Strategist and Strategic HR Business Partner.

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Normal McElroy, Dr. Raquel A Stuart, and Vanessa Fleeton - Women Entrepreneurs

Normal McElroy, Dr. Raquel A Stuart, and Vanessa Fleeton - Women Entrepreneurs

Normal McElroy, Dr. Raquel A Stuart, and Vanessa Fleeton - Women Entrepreneurs

Normal McElroy, Dr. Raquel A Stuart, and Vanessa Fleeton - Women Entrepreneurs


These ladies tell their story about background and what inspired them become women entrepreneurs and what they overcame.

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Rashida Gaye - Business Services - Business Mindset

Rashida Gaye - Business Services - Business Mindset

Rashida Gaye - Business Services - Business Mindset

Rashida Gaye - Business Services - Business Mindset


Rashida Gaye, CHT is a Penn State Graduate, Registered Clinical Hypnotherapist, Certified NLP Life Coach, Business Coach, and EFT practitioner. She is originally from Philadelphia, PA but moved to the Seattle area almost two years ago.

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Reginald Foreman - Fashion Industry - Live Determined

Reginald Foreman - Fashion Industry - Live Determined

Reginald Foreman - Fashion Industry - Live Determined

Reginald Foreman - Fashion Industry - Live Determined


How do you go from being in prison to the fashion industry? This jaw-dropping interview will have you on the edge of your seat as you listen to our amazing speaker talk about his life a young man torn between his family and getting involved with the wrong crowd.

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Rosheka Henry - Back from Broken

Rosheka Henry - Back from Broken

Rosheka Henry - Back from Broken

Rosheka Henry - Back from Broken


A native of Georgia, and was raised in Alabama. She grew up to love the medical field, and spent the majority of her career working at surrounding community hospitals as a phlebotomist and patient register.

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Rekha Padmanaban - Travel

Rekha Padmanaban - Travel

Rekha Padmanaban - Travel

Rekha Padmanaban - Travel


Rekha was brought up as a World Traveler. She was born in India, grew up in Dubai, UAE and she now lives in Virginia, Throughout her childhood years she was fortunate to visit new destinations around the Globe every year with the entire family.

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Shirley Luu - Financial Investments

Shirley Luu - Financial Investments

Shirley Luu - Financial Investments

Shirley Luu - Financial Investments


Ms. Luu is a highly successful financial advisor, active leader, and trainer – serving as an Executive Field Chairman for First Financial Security. In fact, earlier this year she was honored by FFS with the prestigious “2015 MVP Award.”

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Stalina Goodwin - Dear Beautiful

Stalina Goodwin - Dear Beautiful

Stalina Goodwin - Dear Beautiful

Stalina Goodwin - Dear Beautiful


Stalina Goodwin is the founder of Uncover The Beautiful, an organization that specializes in the promotion of healthy self esteem through self awareness and differentiation. Born and raised in the Maryland area, Goodwin believes in the importance of giving back to the community.

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Storme Gray - Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

Storme Gray - Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

Storme Gray - Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

Storme Gray - Diversity, Equity and Inclusion


Storme Gray is a a native of Camden, NJ, and a graduate of American University, She has spent the majority of her career within the philanthropic sector focused on supporting initiatives, programs, and non-­profits that help undeserved communities.

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Temi Akinwumi - Women in Technology

Temi Akinwumi - Women in Technology

Temi Akinwumi - Women in Technology

Temi Akinwumi - Women in Technology


Mrs. Temi Akinwumi is the CEO of Top Group Technologies, an information technology company based in Maryland. The company focuses on software development, system engineering, cyber security and workforce development. For over 25 years, Mrs Akinwumi has supported major corporations and federal agencies on mission critical and award winning projects.

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Titi Sonekan - The Importance of CPA Services

Titi Sonekan - The Importance of CPA Services

Titi Sonekan - The Importance of CPA Services

Titi Sonekan - The Importance of CPA Services


Titi Sonekan is truly a modern day renaissance woman. She developed many companies with the goal of helping small businesses, start-ups and not-for-profit organizations.

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