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Elevate Retreat

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Schedule

· Stage
Welcome
Welcome to the Elevate Retreat!
Christele Parham Nancy Cleveland
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Poem w/ Bee Daniels
Poem with Bee Daniels
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Trauma Meets Truth
A discussion about how therapist view their role in helping to address trauma for their clients and their community.
Tiffeny Davis Gloria Cissé Elijah  Mickel Andrea Cooke Tammy Harris Zack  Williams
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Poem w/ Molly Wilkins
Poem with Molly Wilkins
Molly  Wilkins
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Difficult Discussions in Diversity
A meeting of diverse people from diverse backgrounds who are willing to discuss the topics of the day in a safe, therapeutic environment.
Nancy Cleveland Lynn Snyder Monica Miller Gloria Cissé
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Poem w/ Blacc Mel
Poem with Blacc Mel
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Entrepreneur Panel
Join us as we engage in conversation with amazing entrepreneurs
jessica Lewis Nancy Cleveland Christele Parham Andreas Cooke
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Drum Circle w/ Kwame
Andrea Cooke
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Elevate Your Breathing with Tony Guy
LaTravius Smith Tony Guy
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Aces and Community
Understanding Adverse Childhood Experiences and Adverse Community Environments: The impact on individuals and community
Jill Vanderhoek Andrea Meyer Stinson
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Real Professionals Rest with Jasmin Forts, MBA, CPCC
Christele Parham Jobbing With  Jas
· Stage
A Fireside Chat with Jewel Burks Solomon
A Fireside Chat with Tonja Khabir who will be interviewing Jewel Burks Solomon, the Head of Google for Startups and Managing Partner at Collab Capital.
· Stage
After party with Alaz and Tiara Ponce
A night filled with music and painting
Christele Parham Vinson Muhammad

Speakers

Tiara Ponce

Tipsy Artz

Billie Slum

Spoken Word

Jake Hall

Difficult Discussions in Diversity Panelist

Jacari Hagan

DJ

Jill Vanderhoek

Elevate Retreat

Tony Guy

Elevate Breathing

Molly Wilkins

Spoken Word Artist

Nancy Cleveland

Elevate Retreat

Tammy Harris

Trauma Meets Truth panelist

Andrea Meyer Stinson

Aces and Community

Jobbing With Jas

Real Professionals Rest

LaTravius Smith

Elevate Retreat

Andrea Cooke

Elevate Retreat

Elijah Mickel

Panelist Trauma Meets Truth

Gloria Cissé

Moderator of Difficult Discussions in Diversity

Monica Miller

Difficult Discussions in Diversity Panelist

jessica Lewis

Entrepreneur Panel Panelist

Tiffeny Davis

Trauma Meets Truth Panelist

Lynn Snyder

Difficult Discussions in Diversity Panelist

Andreas Cooke

Entrepreneur Panel

Vinson Muhammad

The After Party Musical performance

Zack Williams

Moderator of Trauma Meets Truth

Christele Parham

Moderator

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