My Journey: Aisha Losche
Aisha speaks about her journey how she climbed to the top and what corporations can do to empower their minority employees.
My Journey: Rafael Rodriguez Morales
Rafael Morales is a Grammy winning musician from Puerto Rico. He is the lead trumpet player for SOJA, and he was introduced to music at an early age singing in church with his parents. In this episode, Rafa shares a lot of his journey and goes into the historical origins of some of the most popular music of Puerto Rican culture. He shares his inspiration and philosophy to work hard and make it as a musician, and talks about personal things like some of his favorite musicians, what the experience was like to win a Grammy after being nominated 2 times previously, and some of his advice to young aspiring musicians.
Rafa has worked with mega producer Super Dubs on tracks for Sean Paul, Rihanna, Jason Derulo, Collie Buddz and Drake.
My Journey: Jean Giovanni Maurice
Gio joins us to speak about his education growing up in Haiti and how that influenced him when he moved to the US at the age of 11. As one of the few Black Engineers, in the US, he speaks about his appreciation attending an HBCU, Tuskegee University. He learned so much interning for the Department of Energy in DC and Exxon Mobile in New Orleans. Because of his hard work and dedication, he received an offer from Exxon Mobil, the start of his senior year in college. Working for a fortune 500 company right after college was a blessing that he could not imagine.