Tag: Women’s Leadership
Onyx Woman Leadership Award
2021 Onyx Woman Leadership Awards Honoree: LaVerne Baker Hotep is a Renaissance WomanManaged WordPress Migration User - 0
What role has the support of other women played in your success? Women have always played a big role in my success. Most of my career has involved work that has been geared toward women, whether in social work or in business. Because women have trusted and believed in me,...
2019 Onyx Woman Leadership Honoree, Dr. Jacqueline D. Wilson, Answered the Call to Help Struggling FamiliesOLA - 0
One of the bravest things I’ve done was returning to school to obtain my Ph.D. at the age of 51. Joining a cohort of individuals the same age as my children, plus being the only person of color in class, initially made me question my sanity for attempting this endeavor. Following my own advice, I pulled ‘I Can Do It’ strength from family and friends, and the memories of those who endured the struggle before me to persevere.
2019 Onyx Woman Leadership Award Honoree, Colleen McMullen, Credits Strong Women For Her SuccessOLA - 0
’ve been blessed with the honor and opportunity to have strong women guiding me through my journey in life. These women, who I consider my board of directors (particularly my mother, who is currently 90 years old), have laid the foundation by instilling in me the confidence and spirit of perseverance needed to stay focused on the goal(s) I’ve set for myself and not being distracted by the naysayers.