Weekly #15 – Women & the Ways We Work: Gwen Saunders, Dynamic Designer

I'm thrilled to include an interview of Gwen Saunders for this week's Women & the Ways We Work. I've long admired my cousin Gwen, the many ways she works, and how she's evolved as a person throughout her life. What better way to celebrate issue #15 and her incredible evolution than by sharing her story on [...]

By | April 19th, 2017|Advice, Careers, Feminism|0 Comments

The Weekly #14 – Women & the Ways We Work: Ashley Creason, Social Work in the Wild

Ashley Creason This week's profile features an interview with Ashley Creason, who spent most of her life in Wisconsin before heading to Western North Carolina in 2007 and is soon moving to Vancouver, Washington. I met Ashley in the spring of 2016 through the RESULTS network. We were both on these weekly group leader calls and all [...]

By | April 12th, 2017|Advice, Careers, Feminism|0 Comments

The Weekly #13 – Women & the Ways We Work: Lacey Althouse, Wellness Enthusiast

This week’s profile features an interview with Lacey Althouse. Lacey and I connected via LinkedIn last May when she was thinking about relocating from Brooklyn, NY to Raleigh, NC. We met a few weeks later when she and her partner came to NC to make some connections. We had lunch downtown and I thought they were [...]

By | April 5th, 2017|Advice, Careers, Feminism|0 Comments

The Weekly #11 – Women & the Ways We Work: Katie Breen, Yoga Teacher

This week's profile features an interview with Katie Breen. She made her way down to the City of Raleigh, in North Carolina, shortly after finishing her studies in Theology and Media Production at Villanova University, in Pennsylvania. Upon arriving, she immediately felt at home and has really gotten involved in many ways. Katie Breen [...]

By | March 22nd, 2017|Advice, Careers, Feminism|0 Comments

The Weekly #10 – Women & the Ways We Work: Sree Pattabiraman, Technical Communicator

This week’s profile features an interview with Sree Pattabiraman. She grew up in India, where she got a Bachelor's Degree in Commerce with a specialization in Corporate Secretaryship from M.O.P. Vaishnav College for Women, Chennai, India before finding her way to the Raleigh area, where she pursued her Master's Degree in Technical and Scientific Communication at NC State [...]

By | March 15th, 2017|Advice, Careers, Communications, Feminism|0 Comments

The Weekly #9 – Women & the Ways We Work: Kelley McClure, the Designer

This week’s profile features an interview with Kelley McClure. She grew up in Asheville, NC and went to NC State University before working and saving to move to New York City in early spring 2012. I remember hearing about her doing this. My younger introverted cousin had spread her wings and I was so impressed. We [...]

By | March 8th, 2017|Advice, Careers, Feminism|0 Comments

The Weekly #8 – Women & the Ways We Work: Cynthia Changyit Levin, the Anti-Poverty Mom

This week's profile features an interview with Cynthia "Cindy" Changyit Levin, who has moved about from Chicago to St. Louis, where she lives now. I met Cindy briefly last June of 2016 at the annual RESULTS conference in Washington, D.C. I'd heard of the great work she does to fight poverty with various NGO's, but never actually met her. On [...]

By | March 1st, 2017|Advice, Careers, Feminism|0 Comments

The Weekly #7 – Women & the Ways We Work: Sarah Black, Social Worker

This week's profile features an interview with Sarah Black. I met Sarah towards the end of December through 20-30 Something Raleigh Chicks, a meetup group I've been organizing for over 6 years now. We met up to take a walk around a local park and have since gone on other walks and hikes together. I love her passion for [...]

By | February 22nd, 2017|Advice, Careers, Feminism|0 Comments

The Weekly #6 – Women & the Ways We Work: Stephanie Schuttler, the Fancy Scientist

This week's profile features an interview with Stephanie Schuttler. I met Stephanie nearly two years ago through 20-30 Something Raleigh Chicks, a meetup group I've been organizing for over 6 years now. Another member had hosted a gathering to come to a fashion show I was walking in. We all connected at a nearby bar in downtown Raleigh and [...]

By | February 15th, 2017|Advice, Careers, Feminism|0 Comments

The Weekly #5 – Women & the Ways We Work: Kristy Martino, Creative Political Organizer

This week's profile features an interview with Kristy Martino, who is located in Maine. I met Kristy in late 2015 through RESULTS. I was trying to be difficult and prove that we could have a joint U.S. and global poverty advocacy group in NC. (I did.) Kristy was a spitfire full of compassion and a keen sense of [...]

By | February 8th, 2017|Advice, Careers, Feminism|0 Comments