Podcast

April 17, 2021

A Conversation with Joi Chaney, National Urban League

Dear Minority Leaders, It has been far too long since I published an episode. Life has been busy, to say the least. I've missed you all and am glad to come back like a lion with this episode, featuring the National Urban ...

March 14, 2021

A Conversation with Erika West, The Raben Group

Happy Women's History Month, listeners! March is also my birthday month and this episode was definitely the perfect gift! This episode features my girl Erika West , principal at The Raben Group . Erika and I have been frie...

Diversity, Equity, And Inclusion Politics

January 30, 2021

A Conversation with Kendra Brown, Director of Public Policy, Mastercard

Dear listeners— Thanks for your patience. It has been over a month since our last episode aired, as life and career changes had me sidelined for a bit. I’m excited to return with an episode featuring one of the most authentic...

Diversity, Equity, And Inclusion Black Women Society & Culture Politics

January 30, 2021

A Conversation with Jotaka Eaddy, founder & CEO Full Circle Strategies and Chief Organizer of the Win with Black Women Collective

Dear Listeners, During this very moving episode, I interview my Soror Jotaka Eaddy, founder & CEO of Full Circle Strategies, and Chief Organizer of the Win with Black Women Collective (WWBW). I am one of Jotaka's biggest fans...

Black Women Politics

January 25, 2021

The Minority Leaders, featuring Dannie Diego, Senior Strategic Alliances Manager, Insperity

Dear listeners, Episode 11 of The Minority Leaders Podcast was taped prior to the violent insurrection that took place at the United States Capitol on January 6, 2021. My guest, Dannie Diego , a former Washington politico and...

December 21, 2020

The Minority Leaders Podcast featuring Na'ilah Amaru, Advocacy & Policy Strategist

Dear listeners, Thank you for sticking with us these past four months! We are truly grateful for this incredible bonding experience with fellow women of color leaders. The surprising success of this podcast makes clear just...

November 26, 2020

The Minority Leaders, featuring Indira Ahluwalia, Founder and President, KAUR Strategies LLC

Episode 9 of The Minority Leaders features Indira Ahluwalia , author, and Founder and President of KAUR Strategies, LLC , a firm that provides coaching, strategic, and advisory services to executives and emerging leaders in ...

Diversity, Equity, And Inclusion Society & Culture Sustainable Development

November 10, 2020

The Minority Leaders Podcast Special Series: Women in Government Relations Excellence in Advocacy Awards - Episode 2

The Minority Leaders Podcast is proud to partner with Women in Government Relations (WGR ) and the Professional Women in Advocacy Conference on special episodes featuring 2020 recipients of the Excellence in Advocacy Awards ....

Politics Diversity, Equity, And Inclusion

November 10, 2020

The Minority Leaders Podcast Special Series: Women in Government Relations Excellence in Advocacy Awards- Episode 1

The Minority Leaders Podcast is proud to partner with Women in Government Relations (WGR ) and the Professional Women in Advocacy Conference on special episodes featuring 2020 recipients of the Excellence in Advocacy Awards ....

Politics Diversity, Equity, And Inclusion

October 24, 2020

A Conversation with Waikinya J.S. Clanton, Senior Advisor, Democratic National Committee

In episode 8, host Algene Sajery speaks with Waikinya Clanton, Senior Advisor to the Chairman of the Democratic National Committee, President and CEO of WJSC Enterprises, LLC., creator and host of the web show for women, Politically Sassy, founder of Power of the PUMP, and Equity Advisor to international beauty brand, Sephora. Waikinya wears many hats, all of which exemplify her deep passion for equity, justice, and to helping women WIN. We are so excited to feature this successful and inspiring changemaker on The Minority Leaders! Waikinya Clanton’s full bio can be found here. You can find her on Twitter at @WJSClanton and Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/WjsClanton. Please don't forget to subscribe and review where you listen to podcasts, and follow us on: Instagram: @minorityleaders | Twitter: @WeLeadPodcast and @catalyst4good | Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/weleadpodcast and https://www.facebook.com/catalystglobaldc

Politics Black Women

October 10, 2020

A Conversation with Ana Rosa Quintana, Senior Policy Analyst for Latin America and the Western Hemisphere, Heritage Foundation

I n episode 7, host Algene Sajery speaks with Ana Quintana , Senior Policy Analyst for Latin America and the Western Hemisphere at the Heritage Foundation . Ana’s research at Heritage focuses on U.S. foreign policy toward Lat...

Diversity, Equity, And Inclusion Politics Latina

October 06, 2020

A Conversation with Jessica Lee, Senior Research Fellow, East Asia Program Quincy Institute for Responsible Statecraft

In episode 6, host Algene Sajery speaks with Jessica Lee , Senior Research Fellow for the East Asia Program at the Quincy Institute for Responsible Statecraft . Jessica's research at QI focuses on U.S. foreign policy toward A...

National Security Asian American Capitol Hill

October 01, 2020

A Conversation with Reta Jo Lewis, German Marshall Fund of the United States

In Episode 5, host Algene Sajery welcomes her mentor Reta Jo Lewis, Senior Fellow and Director of Congressional Affairs at The German Marshall Fund of the United States to the show. A former diplomat, lawyer, and current co-c...

September 23, 2020

A Conversation with Kendra Gaither and Brionne Dawson from the U.S. Chamber of Commerce

In Episode 4, host Algene Sajery welcomes Kendra Gaither and Brionne Dawson from the U.S. Chamber of Commerce to the show to discuss their unique career paths, democracy and rule of law, and the value of public-private partn...

August 28, 2020

A conversation with Deesha Dyer, former Social Secretary for the Obama White House

On this episode of The Minority Leaders, host Algene Sajery speaks with Deesha Dyer, former Social Secretary for the Obama White House. She is the founder of BeGirl.World , an organization that empowers African American teena...

August 21, 2020

A Conversation with Mieke Eoyang, Senior Vice President for National Security, Third Way

In this second episode of The Minority Leaders, host Algene Sajery speaks with Mieke Eoyang , Senior Vice President for National Security at Third Way, a national think tank that champions center-left ideas. Mieke is one of t...

July 30, 2020

A Conversation with The Black Women's Congressional Alliance

In this inaugural episode of The Minority Leaders, host Algene Sajery speaks with leaders of the Black Women’s Congressional Alliance (BWCA)— an organization focused on helping to promote and mentor Black women congressional...