I'm Really Proud of This

As I begin to prepare for new and exciting opportunities coming in 2016, I get overwhelmed with gratefulness and excitement. The past five years have been truly amazing. I always remind you that I have had some tremendous trials (I'll share…

The S.O. What! Foundation presents Self-esteem, Sex, and Success was a huge SUCCESS!

Feels amazing to use time, talent, and even trials to transform the lives of others. This past Saturday, the S.O. What! Foundation hosted nearly 50 awesome teenagers at the Fogelman College of Business and Economics at the University of Memphis.…

It's MINE...A College Course that I Created

When I came to the University of Memphis in 1997, I was a scared but excited freshman with a two year old son. Never in my wildest dreams would I have ever imagined the amazing things that would happen for me through this school. Miss UofM,…

Day 6 of 6 Days and 6 Awesome Events. US Olympics Women’s Boxing Trials

Wednesday Rounding out my six days of awesome events was the US Olympics Women’s Boxing Trials. If you read my blog for the Sunday of the series, you saw my photo with Olympic Gold Medalist, Claressa Shields. She's 20 years old now which means…

Day 5 of 6 Days and 6 Awesome Events. Women’s Foundation of Greater Memphis Power of the Purse Auction

Tuesday By Tuesday, I was tired from all the amazing events I had attended over the past few days. The National Civil Rights Museum Freedom Awards, A Pink Affair, the Elite Eleven Awards, Memphis Grizzlies Tip-off Luncheon. And then my friend,…

Day 4 of 6 Days and 6 Awesome Events. Memphis Grizzlies Tip-off Luncheon.

Monday I had been to the National Civil Rights Freedom Awards, A Pink Affair, and the Elite Eleven Awards ceremony for the US Olympic Women's Boxing Trials when I got a call on Monday morning from my friend, Naomi, asking me to join her at the…

Day 3 of 6 Days and 6 Awesome Events. US Olympics Women’s Boxing Trials Elite Eleven Awards Ceremony

Sunday Friday was the National Civil Rights Museum Freedom Awards. Saturday was the A Pink Affair event. And Sunday I received the incredible honor of being included in the opening ceremonies of the US Olympics Women’s Boxing Trials and was…

Day 2 of 6 Days and 6 Awesome Events. A Pink Affair.

Saturday On the Saturday of my six-day adventure, I attended the annual A Pink Affair event hosted by my friend, soror, and breast cancer survivor, Staci Franklin. Staci and I became friends when we worked for the Memphis Grizzlies. Staci is…