Powerfully, Black and Xcellent
By Powefully, Black and Xcellent
This podcast seeks to explore the social, economic, and political endeavors of Black-Identifying professionals. Through a lens of blackness and overall identity, we strive to highlight the ways in which each guest is striving to attempt to create unity, and/or evoke change in our community, as a means of empowering you, me, and then.
Powerfully, The Rights of Education
Let’s talk family. As the world is constantly changing, education is changing…. Or is it? Maybe it is but not enough. Wherever you Stand on the spectrum, it’s hard to ignore where the education system is lacking. Tap in as your hostess with the mostest gives you 4 things that she thinks that the education system needs in order to keep up with the changing times. Also be sure to check out the following TikTok content creators who are featured in this episode: @theygotkitarose and @sarahgluxary.
July 24, 2022
Powerfully, Tahj Thomas
Meet Tahj Thomas! A west Baltimore native, self-proclaimed church and community boy, minister, podcaster, CEO, and so much more! Tap in to hear about where Tahj found his love of speaking and the community, how his father has influenced his journey, and what may be in the works for him and your hostess with the mostest along with some other gems and jewels that get dropped. This is not one that you wanna miss!
July 17, 2022
Powerfully, Anwar Hodges PT 2
Surprise, Surprise! We had to hit you guys with a part 2! Thank you for being a continued supporting of the podcast. It means the world to us. Make sure y’all go and check out part 1 of this episode, if you haven’t already!
July 03, 2022
Powerfully, Anwar Hodges
Welcome back family! We’ve been gone for a while, so this is a special episode for you all. Anwar Hodges calls South Carolina his stomping grounds, and he has truly tended to his land as a fourth grade ELA and Social Studies teacher in South Carolina Public Schools. Tap in to learn a little more about Anwar’s humble upbringing, his transition into education, his fondest memories of your hostess with the mostest, and so much more! Stay locked in until the very end for a special surprise!
July 03, 2022
Powerfully, Paige Beverly
Meet Paige! She is currently enrolled in a Masters program at NYU and a Baltimore City Public Charter School educator from Baltimore, MD. Tap in to hear what her journey into education has been like, why she chose to get into education, and the impact she hopes to leave in the education system for little black and brown bodies.
October 17, 2021
Powerfully, Radical Educators
As Powerfully, Black and Xcellent undergoes some massive changes, a new vision is emerging. Each season will have a theme to it now as a way of adding a little more organization to our beautiful chaos. These season we will be taking with educators that are using their art of teaching to turn the predominately white facing educational system on its head in order to make it more equitable and suitable for black and brown bodies. But we also can’t forget our facilitators who are outside of the traditional educational system, but are just as important. Tune in this season to really get a word on education!
October 11, 2021
Powerfully, Alandis Thompson
Meet Alandis! He’s an educator and the host of “The Blk Code” podcast. Tune in as he talks abut how he walks his path as a creative, the role his younger brother plays in his journey, why he sees service as a must, and so much more!
October 03, 2021
Powerfully, In the Midst of a Transition
And we’re biggity biggity back! Tune in to hear about the transition that your hostess with the mostest has been going through and why the show had to go on a brief hiatus. You don’t want to miss this!
August 15, 2021
Powerfully, Natalie Harris-Nelson
Meet Natalio! She is the founder/CEO of Ladi of Many Roots out of East Texas. Tap in to hear the ultimate transformations that she has gone through to get to where she is, a bomb affirmation or two, and so much more!
August 01, 2021
Powerfully, Hassiem Brockington
Meet Hassiem! He is an entrepreneur trainer and the founder and CEO of Hassiem from Baltimore, MD. Tap in as he talks about his journey through entrepreneurship, the way in which he’s trying to uplift his community, and so much more!
July 25, 2021
Powerfully, Betty Leake
Meet Betty! She is the host of the midday talk show, “Steppin’ Out With Betty”, straight out of North Carolina. Her show primarily focuses on the deep-seeded issues within the black community and bringing forth possible solutions to said problems. Tap in as she talks about the inspiration that she had for becoming an entrepreneur, her reasoning for continuing the grind, and so much more!
July 18, 2021
Powerfully, Family First Entertainment
Meet Rell, Chanel, and Tay! These are three members of the illustrious Family First Entertainment (FFE). FFE is your one stop shop to ensuring that all of your needs get met! They promote and host events, design and sell clothing, they have DJs, and so much more. Tap in as these three talk about the importance of multiple streams of income, how they are consistently connecting with the youth, and how they plan to take the world by storm.
July 11, 2021
Powerfully, Dr. Robin C. Rice
Meet Dr.Robin! She is an educator that specializes in alternative education through her organization “A World of Learning”, located in Cincinnati, Ohio. Tap in as she talks available out the ways in which she has been working over the past 20 years to turn the education system on its head, her overall love for academics, and so much more!
July 04, 2021
Powerfully, Kyle Jacko
Meet Kyle! He’s a man of many hustles, but his greatest achievement of all, is his role as a father. Coming straight from Decatur, Georgia, tap in as he talks available out the way he has changed his life, what makes him so motivational, and so much more!
June 27, 2021
Powerfully, Chef Jevon
Meet Jevon! He’s a chef and the founder/CEO of 5th Element Catering, located in Maryland. Tap in as he talks about how his move to Maryland impacted his life, his thoughts on his own food and his food journey in general, and so much more. You won’t wanna listen to this one on an empty stomach.
June 26, 2021
Powerfully, Marshall Jefferies
In honor of Father’s Day, who better to have on the show than my very own father!?! Meet Marshall! He is a man of many hustles from Baltimore, MD. Tap in to hear the daddy daughter dynamic, how and why he does not hat he does, and so much more!
June 20, 2021
Meet Barnes! When he’s not driving his truck, he serves as a social media influencer straight out of Baltimore. Tap in to hear the role that spontaneity works in his life, what keeps him going, and so much more!
June 19, 2021
Meet J-Dan! He’s a musician, producer, and founder/CEO of J-Dan Beats, from the Atlanta area. Tap in as he talks about how he’s looking to change the narrative within the Black community, what music has done for him, and so much more!
June 13, 2021
Powerfully, Voice of Scars
Meet V.O.S! He is a photographer, videographer, script writer, advocate, and business owner from Philadelphia, PA. Tap in as to hear about him coming into his passion to speaking up for those navigating through life with epilepsy and other distinguished mental abilities, his love of creativity, and so much more!
June 12, 2021
Powerfully, Cody Glaude
Meet Cody! He is the founder/CEO of Super shine DMV from Washington DC. Tune in se he talks about his experiences with entrepreneurship and music, his hope to influence our youth, and so much more!
June 06, 2021
Meet King! He is an activist, author, poet, and active duty member of the US Air Force from North Carolina. Tune in as he talks about the importance of black people elevating their self worth and identities, the family aspect of entrepreneurship, and so much more!
June 05, 2021
Powerfully, Kiah Mims
Meet Kiah! She’s a podcastor, tarot reader, and the founder and CEO of “kiah Intuitive”. Tap in as she talks a or the downfalls of over consumption, helping out the black community through education, and so much more!
May 30, 2021
Powerfully, Harley Hendrix
Meet Harley! She is an educator, podcastor, and pole dance instructor from Chicago, Illinois. Tap in as she talks about the importance of women feeling truly being comfortable in their skin no matter their title, how she incorporates her blackness in everything she does, and so much more!
May 29, 2021
Happy Birthday Tee the Goat
** BONUS EPISODE ** Join Tee the Goat as she reflects on year 22, and what she wants year 23 to look like for her! #HappyBirthdayTeetheGOAT #ImWilllingToBetOnYou
May 25, 2021
Powerfully, Nad’ja Welton
Meet Nad’ja! She is a personal blogger and brand new candle maker from Los Angeles, California. Tune in to hear about her journey as a writer, the purpose for her candle making, and how her blackness ties into the things she does.
May 23, 2021
Meet Renay! She is the founder/CEO of Forever Yane, a luxury lingerie and loungewear brand located in Los Angeles, California. Tap in to hear experiences working corporate America, the importance of confidence to her and her brand, and how inclusion plays a huge role within all aspects of her business.
May 22, 2021
Powerfully, Kathryn Elaine
Meet Kathryn! The founder and CEO of House of Bawdy. Tap in as she talks abut the importance of inclusion in sensuality, flipping the stigma behind sex on its head, and how she lives and breathes her business while still in corporate America.
May 16, 2021
Powerfully, Nina Elizabeth
Meet Nina! She’s a YouTuber, digital content creator, and a social media influencer, who is also currently pursuing her degree in education from Goucher College. Tap in to hear about how her experiences at Goucher have influenced her channel, the importance of being able to relate and help her subscribers, and what life is like balancing school, teaching, and her online presence.
May 15, 2021
Powerfully, Ebony Shinelle
Meet Ebony! She is a model, actress, brand activator, managing director, project producer, and business owner. Tap in as she talks about her journey after becoming a “corporate drop-out”, the influence that the hiphop culture had on her and her brand, and how her why is constantly changing and evolving.
May 09, 2021
Powerfully, Leslie Crawford
Meet Leslie! She is an author, publisher, and business owner from Baltimore, MD. Tune in to hear about her unexpected transition from the corporate world to entrepreneurship, how her love for children influences just about everything she does as a business owner, and the importance of literacy in the black community.
May 08, 2021
Powerfully, Pretty T
Meet Tia! She’s a new chef and business owner currently located in Glenn Burnie Maryland. Tap in as she talks about what her love of kids and the importance of nontraditional education, the balance between Corporate America and entrepreneurship, and the people who motivate her to follow her dreams!
May 02, 2021
Powerfully, Jasmin Badd
Meet Jasmin! She is a serial entrepreneur, author, marketing coach, and business owner, currently located in Houston, Texas. Tap in as she talks about how she came to write her book, how she does about learning new marketing strategies to teach as a coach, and how putting your brand first is going to get far, if you have the drive.
May 01, 2021
Meet KB, one of your neighborhood hero’s straight out of Baltimore. Tune is as he talks about the personal transformation that he chose to make as a means of bettering his community, how giving the youth projects on the black community actually helped him, and his continual push to expand and lead.
April 25, 2021
Powerfully, Sunnie Jones
Meet Sunnie, a PG County social media influencer and digital content creator, amongst many other things. Tap in to learn about his thoughts and feelings on inclusion and visibility of those who identify as transexual, the importance of wellness and mental health, and just being the best and the fullest version of himself.
April 23, 2021
Powerfully, Tyra Johnson
Meet Tyra! A Baltimore native who has taken her love of crafting to the next level. Tap in as she talks about how her creativity and love of words birthed her business, the intersectionality between crafting and mental health, and her overall urge just to help people be their best selves.
April 18, 2021
Powerfully, Amiir Hasan
Meet Amiir Hasan! A self-proclaimed “Creative Hustler” out of Atlanta, Georgia. Tune in as he talks about what fueled his switch from the spotlight to the background of the entertainment industry, how nontraditional education may be the best course of action moving forward, and how his sheer interest in helping people to maximize the experiences of others in all aspects of their brands, which is the catalyst for his own brand.
April 11, 2021
Powerfully, Akeena Jeffries-Chew
Meet Akeena! A Baltimore native and certified lady boss, who is impacting the future of the black community through our youth. Tune in as she talks about her nonprofit organization, her extensive history with entrepreneur ship, and the gems that you need to know about this industry.
April 04, 2021
Powerfully, Jay Math
Meet Jay Math, a podcaster, event planner, and magi zine editor, located in Atlanta, Georgia! Tune in as he talks about his love for hip hop, supporting the black community and culture, and what it take to be an entrepreneur! Tap in, because you don’t wanna miss this.
March 28, 2021
Powerfully, Kristian Tirado
Meet Kristian! She’s a god-fearing woman, located in New York, who is an educator, author, and speaker. Tap in to learn more about her journey through writing, but cultivating her ministry, and how her love of Christ uncovered her passion for speaking, and being the mouthpiece and support system for other women as they navigate through their trauma.
March 21, 2021
Meet TerrVisionaire, a free-lance artist and business owner from Baltimore. Tune in as he uncovers the way his sexuality and business life enter twine, and his journey overall through the world of entrepreneurship.
March 14, 2021
Meet LaTisha, the actress, model, founder and CEO of A Miracle Beauty LLC. Tune in as she talks about the way that the entertainment industry has changed do to COVID, finances, and what and LLC can do for your business.
March 07, 2021
Powerfully, Nate the Speaker
Meet Nate the Speaker, a motivational speaker, podcaster, Financial Guru, and insurance consultant. Tune in to hear about the way his spirituality mixes with his calling.
February 28, 2021
Powerfully, Tahirah Canty
Meet Tahirah Canty, a black-woman business owner in the cosmetic sector from Baltimore, MD. Tap into the episode to see how she’s looking to become an essential part of the black community.
February 21, 2021
Powerfully, Damario Morris
Meet Damario Morris, a black creative from Baltimore, MD. Find out more about his craft and his dreams for the future.
February 14, 2021
Welcome to the very first episode of Powerfully, Black and Xcellent! In this episode, you’ll meet your hostess with the mostest TeetheGOAT, as she gives you a rundown on the structure of the show. Afterward, you’ll meet the first guest of the podcast, blank creative, Damario Morris.
February 07, 2021