Jasmine J. Moore is the guest in this episode of DOZ Show. She is a motivational speaker, philanthropist, and purpose partner. In addition, she has been a social worker and counselor for youth and women for over 10 years. She is a mentor to many young women and girls with whom she identifies in countless ways. She is the author of the book, Because No One Told Me: 21 Days of Purposeful Transfiguration for Adolescents, written to help young girls learn from her own adolescent mistakes. Following the release of this book and after receiving feedback from women who were hurting from past experiences, she wrote the book, No Longer Scarred: The Path After My Pain. This book demonstrates to women that their scars don’t have to be permanent. Listen as Jasmine takes us on her purpose journey in this interview. Be inspired to find your reason for being!
Melanie D Phillips, Geneva M Owens, Shanita Rowsey, and Shalonda Marrero, are the guests in this episode of DOZ Show. Together they are authors of the book, Women of Disguise. In this book, they share their wholehearted life experiences from the perspective of widowhood, singlehood, marriage and divorce. Their stories are filled with struggles, failures, heartaches, triumphs and how removing their disguises led them to live more abundant lives. From their relationships with God while going through their storms to who they became while slowly removing their masks, their words bring encouragement and enlightenment to the reader and their courageous transparency and genuine faith captures the true essence of what it means to be set free. Listen as each woman shares her story and how her life has been impacted by writing a part of this book. Be inspired to take off your mask and be free!
Demetria Buie is the guest in this episode of DOZ Show. She is a mother, life-story coach, publisher, event host, magazine owner and mentor. She was raised in a small town in Louisiana and by the time she reached eighteen, had experienced many hardships, which rendered her homeless, unforgiving, depressed, and suicidal. She was a high school drop-out, but a strong desire to better her life caused her to return to school and earn her GED after which she began attending John Tyler Community College, studying acting. She is author of over thirty books including the book titled, Refuse To Lose. In this interview, Demetria opens up on the many challenges she has faced; from a mother who did not want or love her, to a father who was an alcoholic. And from a school system and teachers that gave up on her stating that she would amount to nothing, to an uncle who tried to rape her. Demetria saw it all, conquered it all, and shares her story to give hope to other women. Listen to Demetria and be inspired to get up and win! Because you can!
Becky Olodo is the guest in this episode of DOZ Show. She is the Director of Image Branding Consultancy Ltd, a company focused on providing business and personal branding, image management services, workshops and training services. She is a lecturer in higher education with over a decade’s experience in teaching and a member – Board of Trustee & Convenor of Diaspora Leadership Mentoring Summit. Becky is author of the book, ‘Our Miracle’ and the record-breaking book titled: ‘What!!! African Food! Healthy Lifestyle? You’ve Got to Be Kidding Me!’. She is passionate about significantly affecting lives and helping people achieve their goals. Listen as Becky shares her love for what she does and leaves some tips for the woman who wants to brand herself. Image is everything. Be inspired to stand out!
Christine Reidhead is the guest in this episode of DOZ Show. She is a Humanitarian, Professor and Podcaster. As a humanitarian, she is the Founder and CEO of the Nonprofit Organization, AfrikRising, which provides critical resources to the children of Africa who face starvation, educational limitations, and health disparities. A Silicon Valley review has named AfrikRising one of top 50 fastest growing companies in 2019. She also sits on the Board for Habitat for Humanity and Family Promise of Albuquerque and hosts her own podcasts which focus on nonprofits and advocacy amongst other topics. She is Assistant Professor of Business, a Business and Education Department Chair and Faculty Vice President. Listen as Christine shares her journey of transforming her life at the age of 28 by choosing to get an education and how she seeks to provide others with access to education so they can achieve their dreams. Be inspired to dream big!
Cheryl Peavy is the guest in this episode of DOZ Show. She is a Speaker and Transformation Technician, who is passionate about helping women overcome traumatic situations and heal from within. She has had a personal experience with trauma when several years ago she lost her mother and grandmother two weeks apart. Since then, she has created a social media movement branded as She Is You I Am You, which helps women see themselves through God’s eyes and not the world’s. She seeks to encourage, inspire and motivate women to show up in their greatness and create the life of their dreams. She is a best-selling Co-Author of several books and contributing writer for Miz CEO Entrepreneurial Magazine and Thrive Global. Listen to Cheryl as she shares her journey of losing her identity following the rejection of her father and the deaths of her mother and grandmother and how she became a people pleaser until she discovered her identity and purpose. Be inspired to discover who you are!
Kelli Williams is the guest in this episode of DOZ Show. She was raised in Harlem and the Bronx and her humble beginnings exposed her to hard work, and perseverance, which would enable her climb the corporate ladder and excel at everything she set her hands to do. She learned early on in life that nothing would be handed to her and that she would have to put in the work to experience the change she desired to see in her life and career. Her expertise in exceptional sales and superior customer service would cause her to venture into the world of entrepreneurship where she has had several years of success as a business owner. And a desire to help others succeed would lead to establish the Entrepreneur Platform Magazine for aspiring and seasoned entrepreneurs. She is in addition the author of the book, Ladies We’ve Got Options! Listen to Kelli Williams as she inspires us to rise above our backgrounds and excel in our pursuits.