Crystal + Lucy Awards honored my PSA!

Shortly after I began my career as an actress, I started to have this weird feeling that I wasn’t doing enough. It wasn’t that I wasn’t auditioning or working enough. It was that I felt the scope of my talents and skills wasn’t being fully employed. I decided early on that my goal was to […]

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Behind the Brilliance: Sex Trafficking Survivor + Beacon of Light

Rebecca Bender went from being a normal girl in a small town to a drug addicted victim of sex trafficking. Her story reveals how a few not-so-great decisions can lead to dark places. In this episode, she shares the story of how she got caught up with two sex trafficking families and eventually got out. […]

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Behind the Brilliance: The Modern Missionary

When I think of the word “missionary”, I think of a middle aged person wrapped in white cloth who is peace-loving and happy. I even think of them being a little granola if I’m honest. That’s why this week’s BTB guest is so fascinating. She’s a 20-something black woman who left her fabulous life in […]

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Behind the Brilliance: Pete Chatmon

Pete Chatmon is one of those guys you have a sneaking suspicion you should know, but you aren’t entirely sure why. It might be his cool, confident demeanor (I mean, hello? Look at those frames and that popped collar…) or his amazing versatility or the fact that he’s worked with some of the biggest names […]

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