Mentorshipped Dinners

The following women generously gave their time, advice, and entrepreneurial knowledge to our mentees as featured guest speakers at various Mentorshipped dinners throughout 2017.

Interested in speaking at one of our dinners in 2018? Send us an email and we’ll take it from there.

December 13: Chinelle Barker

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Freelance beauty consultant, makeup artist, and MARY KAY ambassador.

December 1: Alexa Maniaci

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Founder of Aflutter, a stress-free, web-based wedding planning tool for millenials.

November 17: Amanda Skeete

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Healer, certified Reiki Master, and Tarot Card Reader who is currently spinning all her talents into a subscription box business.

October 13: Sherrell Dorsey 

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Noted technology journalist and social entrepreneur, she is the founder of daily tech newsletter, ThePLUG, where she leads content strategy, business partnerships, and growth of the first daily newsletter covering black founders and business leaders in the news. 

October 6: Karen Young

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Founder of OuiShave, the only razor made by and for women.

September 22: Asha Boston

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Reality TV associate producer and creator of The Dinner Table Documentary, a five-part series exploring the popular notion that women of color are unable to sit down and break bread together without physically or mentally tearing each other down.

September 8: Stephanie Schierholz

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Acting Press Secretary for NASA, credited with bringing NASA into the modern social era.

August 11: Kelly Peeler

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Founder of HerCampus, the #1 global community for college women, written entirely by the nation’s top college journalists. She’s currently running NextGenVest, a startup that matches incoming college freshmen to trained college students, or “money mentors,” to help them find scholarships, submit aid apps, and navigate their finances in general.

July 7: Christine Mendonça

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Founder & CEO of Shore to Shore Advisory, an impact investment advisory firm, working exclusively with clients who want to put financial return seeking capital to work in positively changing the world. The firm works with family offices, foundations, high net worth individuals and other sector organizations to develop impact strategies that align with the clients values and objectives.

July 7: Jessica Graves

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Founder of Sefleuria, a trusted data science advisor to modern luxury companies around the world that helps fashion and luxury clients grow revenue by learning customer and inventory patterns from data.

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