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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 …

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Podcast Episode 80: Geeking Out About Intellectual Property with Lucinda Longcroft

In geek life, The She+ Geeks Out Podcast by Rachel Murray

Guess what, this Thursday is World Intellectual Property Day! That’s a thing we might not have known about, but we promise it’s important! And to celebrate, we spoke with the Head of WIPO’s (World Intellectual Property Organization) NYC office, the super impressive and super passionate Lucinda Longcroft! This year’s theme celebrates the brilliant women creating change in our world and …

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Podcast Episode 78: Getting Fired (Up) with Anna Yen

In The She+ Geeks Out Podcast by Rachel Murray

Anna Yen is Managing Director of Ellipsis and author of Sophia of Silicon Valley which comes out TODAY! Go buy her book here! We talked with Anna about her life, which is loosely represented in her new book. It’s the perfect fun read that does a great job of capturing the insanity that is Silicon Valley from a unique perspective. We talked …

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Podcast Episode 77: Starting a Toy Company with Bryanne Leeming

In The She+ Geeks Out Podcast by Rachel Murray

Bryanne Leeming is the founder of Unruly Studios – the first ever Active STEM Play experience. They make SPLATS. How fun is that? We talk about Bryanne’s journey to entrepreneurship and what it’s like to be a founder in Boston. Felicia and Rachel are back together in Boston and we start off our conversation by complaining about the weather. Because, BOSTON. Enjoy! …

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Podcast Episode 76: Exploring your Identity with Thomas Harwell

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

Thomas Harwell is the Director of Student Diversity and Inclusion Initiatives at Boston University’s Questrom School of Business and, like many of our other guests, is simply a delight. We balanced conversations around diversity, equity, and inclusion with a healthy dose of Harry Potter, Black Panther and more! Download the episode on Spotify, iTunes, Stitcher, SoundCloud or whichever podcast tool you prefer, or listen …