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Podcast Episode 90: She+ Geeks Out is BACK!

In Blog, Community, Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion, The She+ Geeks Out Podcast by Rachel Murray

Hey team, we’re back! In this time of uncertainty and reflection, we decided to bring back something we absolutely love… our podcast! In this first episode in a while, we catch you up on a few things both professionally and personally, and you’ll meet our incredible new Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) Facilitator, Fatima Dainkeh. She shares her journey and …

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Podcast Episode 89: Going Off-Script with Aubrey Blanche

In Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion, The She+ Geeks Out Podcast by Rachel Murray

We promised a round two, and we’re delivering! Felicia went to San Francisco to support their new City Organizer, Lorin Bond, and met up with Aubrey Blanche, this time in person, at Atlassian‘s offices! Aubrey’s changed her title from inclusion to belonging and they get into all the reasons why in this super fun and informative interview. ALSO this is …

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Podcast Episode 88: Dropping Wisdom with Nikki Innocent

In The She+ Geeks Out Podcast by Rachel Murray

Nikki Innocent is not only a She+ Geeks Out ambassador and diversity and inclusion facilitator, but she is also the Founder of marketing consultancy Story & Voice and a women’s leadership coach. All the things! Nikki is always inspiring and she had a ton of wonderful pearls of wisdom to share. Go on and listen, then share your authentic voice! …

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Podcast Episode 87: Bustling with Abbey Adkison

In The She+ Geeks Out Podcast by Rachel Murray

Rachel went to NYC to support their new City Organizer, Marisa Marquez, and they interviewed the very lovely Abbey Adkison, Senior Video Producer for Bustle! We checked out their sweet offices and learned all about not only what Bustle is all about, but how Abbey fell in love with her work. Listen on and be inspired! Download the episode on …

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Podcast Episode 86: Diversity, Inclusion, Equity, and Fatigue with Aubrey Blanche

In Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion, The She+ Geeks Out Podcast by Rachel Murray

We have been fangirling over the very smart, very kind, and very funny Aubrey Blanche, Global Head of Diversity & Belonging at Atlassian. As always, we start with exploring how she got to have this fancy cool title, and then dig into what it all means. Atlassian released their second report on the State of Diversity and Inclusion in US …

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Podcast Episode 85: Family Secrets with Krystal Sital

In The She+ Geeks Out Podcast by Rachel Murray

The lovely Krystal Sital is author of Secrets We Kept: Three Women of Trinidad. Her deeply personal memoir takes place in Trinidad, telling the stories of her family’s trauma and resilience in a beautiful and truly moving way. We talked with Krystal about some of the challenges she faced (and continues to face) in the writing and publishing of this book. …

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Podcast Episode 84: From Chemistry to Tech with Cheryl Porro

In The She+ Geeks Out Podcast by Rachel Murray

Cheryl Porro is Senior VP of Technology & Products at Salesforce.org. We talked with Cheryl about how she started out in her career, and what the pathway looked like that took her from chemistry to tech. Cheryl is not only a badass at Salesforce.org, she’s also a staunch advocate for women’s empowerment. And, to top everything off with a delicious ending, …

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Podcast Episode 82: Smashing the Patriarchy with Kelley Calkins

In The She+ Geeks Out Podcast by Rachel Murray

Holy honesty, ladies and gentlemen! We had an incredible time learning from the totally bad ass Kelley Calkins, co-founder of The Establishment, a multimedia company that elevates the voices that are missing within the real media establishment. They cover society, science, politics, relationships, arts, and everything in between and are 100% female run. Boom! We had lots of feelings about …