Black Girl Magic pt. 2

When I finally decided to not be a freelancer, but to launch Heartwork, I met one of my mentors in a very serendipitous way. One of my absolute favorite podcasts, We Live Here, released an episode titled, Black Girl Magic last year. On that episode, Dr. Cheryl Watkins-Moore spoke about the Inclusion Initiative she directed with BioSTL. I reached out to her and she has played a vital role in connecting me to other mentors in St. Louis.

The producers of We Live Here ran into Dr. Watkins-Moore's colleague, Natalie Clay, who mentioned me and my story. They invited me on the podcast and here's what they graciously put together:


Rachel Simon-Lee