#Becomer Series: An Interview with Dr. K and Eastern Kentucky University graduate Eyouel Mekonnen

Kim Brown Barber, Ph.D., Founder and CEO of Journey to Becoming, LLC and contributing author of Teaching through Challenges for Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion (EDI) interviews Eyouel Mekonnen for the #Becomer Series. He is a student at Eastern Kentucky University (EKU). According to the school’s website, newly-elected student body president, Mekonnen, is the first international…

#Becomer Series: An Interview with Dr. K and CSUMB Graduate Harrell McDowell

Kim Brown Barber, Ph.D., Founder and CEO of Journey to Becoming, LLC and contributing author of Teaching through Challenges for Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion (EDI) interviews Harrell McDowell for the #Becomer Series. He is a graduate from California State University, Monterey Bay and currently teaches English at Seaside High school, helping underserved students succeed. Tune…

#Becomer​ Series: An Interview with Dr. K and Cyndrea Mathews of For the Culture Beauty Supply

Kim Brown Barber, Ph.D. Founder and CEO of Journey to Becoming, LLC and contributing author of Teaching through Challenges for Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion (EDI) interviews Cyndrea Mathews, Co-Founder, of For the Culture Beauty Supply located in Culver City. The beauty company aims to celebrate black culture through the beauty and versatility of black hair…

#Becomer​ Series: An Interview with Dr. K and Brandi Day of iD.A.Y.dream

Kim Brown Barber, Ph.D. Founder and CEO of Journey to Becoming, LLC and contributing author of Teaching through Challenges for Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion (EDI) interviews Brandi Day, Chief Executive Officer of iD.A.Y.dream. The mission of iD.A.Y.dream is to help the next generation realize their dreams by providing inspiration through building character, exploration and intervention.…

#Becomer Series: An Interview with Dr. K & George Nichols of American College of Financial Services

Kim Brown Barber, Ph.D. Founder and CEO of Journey to Becoming, LLC and contributing author of Teaching through Challenges for Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion (EDI) interviews George Nichols III for the inaugural #Becomer Series. George currently serves as the 10th President and CEO in the storied history of The American College of Financial Services. He…

#Becomer Series: An Interview with Dr. K and CSUMB Graduate Jennifer Macias

Kim Brown Barber, Ph.D. Founder and CEO of Journey to Becoming, LLC and contributing author of Teaching through Challenges for Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion (EDI) interviews Jennifer Macias for the inaugural #Becomer Series. Jennifer is a 2020 California State University, Monterey Bay Graduate. As a first-generation college student, she overcame many obstacles to navigate graduation…