WCW – Amandla Stenberg

When starting my Woman Crush Wednesday segment, I wanted to make sure I highlighted women around me who I felt were amazing and inspirational. I always advocate to look for role models or inspiration in the people around you, as opposed to celebrity figures. I am not against celebrities, though. I do believe we have…

WCW – LaShondra R. Cherry

I remember seeing LaShondra (or as I know her, Cherry) during my ESU orientation. She was one of the orientation leaders who stood out the most. I remember her big hair and big personality. Throughout my ESU career, I would see Cherry everywhere. We lived in the same dorm, I would join the Orientation Leaders,…

WCW- TaLisa Ramos

To be completely honest with you, I have never met TaLisa in person. Yet when I thought up of this segment, she was one of the first women to come to mind.  I have known of TaLisa for a few years through mutual friends. It seems that everyone I know knew her! When my friend Yanitza joined the National Latin…

WCW- Alexis Nicole Freytiz

Alexis was someone I knew about before I ever met her. She was friends with people that I knew and I would just creep on her Insta. She was my #womancrushwednesday!  I thought she was just gorgeous! She exhibited so much confidence, and she was clearly a bad ass, traveling and doing Spartan races. I finally…

WCW- Yanitza Francisco

It feels like I have known Yanitza all my life (if my life started when I was fifteen.) We met through our sisters when we were in high school and immediately bonded. She was funny, charming, and very caring. Throughout the years our bond kept growing and now we are sisters. But she’s also more…

WCW – Rachel Morrow

Rachel Morrow was someone I knew was amazing, before I even called her by best friend. The first time I met her something about her made me want to impress her.  Years after, every time I saw her at a social function, she radiated confidence. She was the person everyone seemed to be talking to,…