How Keith Strickland’s story is helping Black youth create a better future

Keith Strickland is the president and CEO of Making the Transition Inc., an organization committed to providing services for youth to stay safe, out avoid violence and continue their education. Strickland received an honorary doctorate degree for his work in the community and dedication to the advancement of youth at Carver Bible College, and the […]

Put some ‘respek’ on his name: Umar Johnson has a PhD

The unapologetically Pan African speaker and motivator Umar Johnson has received a lot of attention in the media as of late. Most recently, he appeared on Roland Martin’s “News One Now” show. During a panel discussion that was referred to as the “Dashiki vs. Ascot War” by media outlet The Root, Johnson was pressed repeatedly […]

Dr. Lisa Richardson on the Post-Grad Experience and Being an Entrepreneur

Lisa Richardson has had a busy few years. While in the home stretch of completing her doctoral studies, she fulfilled her dream of opening her own training center. Her timing couldn’t be better with America reinventing itself and all. Richardson’s training center is deluged with requests for training from both private and public entities. Rolling […]