Phit Pharmacist Dr. Walter Oronsaye and VaShawn Mitchell on COVID-19 and travel

Phit Pharmacist Dr. Walter Oronsaye and VaShawn Mitchell on COVID-19 and travel

Dr. Walter Oronsaye aka the Phit Pharmacist and singer/songwriter VaShawn Mitchell recently sat down with rolling out host Porsha Monique to discuss  traveling during a pandemic and the COVID-19 vaccine. For more information about the COVID-19 vaccine click GetVaccineAnswers.com or BlackCommunityVaccineToolkit.org.

Sisters, Drs. Polite and Greer discuss women’s health and COVID-19 vaccines

Sisters, Drs. Polite and Greer discuss women's health and COVID-19 vaccines

Dr. Florencia Greer Polite is an associate professor of Clinical Obstetrics & Gynecology and chief of the Division of General OBGYN at University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine. She recently sat down with her sister, Christina Greer, Ph.D. and political subject matter expert and rolling out to discuss health, fertility and the COVID-19 vaccine […]

Laticia Holbert is changing lives through the ComEd CONSTRUCT program

Laticia Holbert is changing lives through the ComEd CONSTRUCT program

In her role as workforce development manager for ComEd, Laticia Holbert’s main goals are to remove barriers to decrease unemployment and underemployment, and ensure a highly skilled, diverse workforce for the rapidly transforming industry and region the company serves. Candidates for the 2021 CONSTRUCT program should be at least 18 years old with a high school diploma […]

Blue Cross Association CEO Kim Keck working to end racial health disparities

Blue Cross Association CEO Kim Keck working to end racial health disparities

Kim A. Keck is president and chief executive officer of the Blue Cross Blue Shield Association, a national federation of 35 independent, community-based and locally operated Blue Cross and Blue Shield companies. Keck is a respected leader in the health care industry and has built a reputation as an engaged, incisive leader. Prior to joining […]

Sam Pollard releases new HBO documentary: ‘Black Art in the Absence of Light’

Sam Pollard releases new HBO documentary: 'Black Art in the Absence of Light'

Sam Pollard is an award-winning director who gives a voice to the voiceless and shares the rich stories of our community. In his new documentary on HBO, he spotlights Black art and artists. Pollard, who is director and executive producer of the documentary, spoke with rolling out about his latest project and why it was important […]

Investment pro Bernel Hall executes $5B in real estate in Newark, New Jersey

Investment pro Bernel Hall executes $5B in real estate in Newark, New Jersey

Bernel Hall is the President & Chief Executive Officer at Invest Newark since Feb. 2019. Over the past 20 years, he has executed over $5 billion in real estate investment, lending, and disposition transactions for multifamily, retail, office, and hotel properties in 36 states throughout the U.S. A former investment banker at Goldman Sachs, public […]

Happy birthday, Dr. Kizzmekia Corbett

Happy birthday, Dr. Kizzmekia Corbett

It’s a REAL ONE’s birthday… On this day, I would like to honor another QUEEN… Dr. Kizzmekia Corbett! Dr. Corbett is the genius behind the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine.  Yes, a Black woman (you’re welcome world), from Hurdle Mills, North Carolina, was at the helm of this life-saving vaccine. Dr. Corbett graduated from the University of North Carolina […]

Our Black Party co-founder Wes Bellamy has a message for Georgia voters

Our Black Party co-founder Wes Bellamy has a message for Georgia voters

Wes Bellamy made political waves in 2015 by becoming the youngest individual to be elected to the Charlottesville City Council in Virginia and previously also served as vice mayor in the city of nearly 50,000 residents. Since his historic election, Bellamy has been a change agent, focusing on gaining equity for disenfranchised communities and having […]

McDonald’s franchisee Marissa Fisher striving to leave a legacy

McDonald's franchisee Marissa Fisher striving to leave a legacy

Rolling out sat down during its inaugural Peace and Purpose 2020 retreat with second-generation McDonald’s owner-operator Marissa Fisher. Fisher shared her insights during a panel discussion about female leadership styles. The retreat was held virtually Dec. 4-6, 2020. How do you define your purpose? My purpose is defined by my spiritual relationship with God and […]

Invest Atlanta SVP Alan Ferguson explains how healthy habits boost productivity

Invest Atlanta SVP Alan Ferguson explains how healthy habits boost productivity

Alan Ferguson, who serves as senior vice president of Invest Atlanta, led multiple discussions at the recent Peace and Purpose Retreat which was held virtually Dec. 4-6, 2020. The panels ranged from tools and parameters needed for purchasing a home to economic development in urban communities. Both conversations were well-needed discussions to equip our community […]

McDonald’s franchisee Andre Hill finds purpose in serving community

McDonald's franchisee Andre Hill finds purpose in serving community

Rolling out recently sat down with second-generation McDonald’s owner-operator and techpreneur Andre Hill at its inaugural Peace and Purpose 2020 conference, which took place virtually Dec. 4-6, 2020.  Hill participated in a panel discussion about the role of mentorship in the development of communities and shared a few words about what peace and purpose mean […]