Adeke Anna Ebaju: model and Member of Parliament

Adeke Anna Ebaju: model and Member of Parliament

 SOURCE: http://www.vogue.it/en/news/daily-news/2016/09/12/adeke-anna-abaju-uganda-byron-lars-beauty-mark/   Hon. Adeke Anna Ebaju, age 25, nationality Ugandan. Becoming a leader of Parliament… I decided to compete for a parliamentary seat to represent youth in Uganda in November 2015.  By March 2015, I was elected to represent youths in the 10th Parliament of the Republic of Uganda as the National Female Youth MP. Stepping stones to Parliament… I held several leadership positions in the Forum for Democratic Change(FDC) Party before being elected as a member of Parliament.  I also have a Bachelor of Laws degree and during my time at the university, I served as a member...

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Soul to Sole, Stepping Into Destiny Part II

Soul to Sole, Stepping Into Destiny Part II

SOURCE: http://www.blackenterprise.com/small-business/soul-sole-tiannia-barnes-part-2/ Creating a walking testimony of faith, dedication, and drive by Candace Boggan    Posted: September 7, 2016 Soul to Sole During our interview, one thing that really stood out to me was hearing Tiannia describe how she juggles her incredibly packed schedule. She is nothing short of a modern day superwoman, and that is exactly who she keeps in mind when she designs. Barnes considers other women who do it all because she can directly relate. She has a 12-year-old son who she delights in, and a long list of other responsibilities. Additionally, she travels back and forth between three states each week; New Jersey, New York,...

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Soul to Sole, Stepping Into Destiny Part I

Soul to Sole, Stepping Into Destiny Part I

SOURCE: http://www.blackenterprise.com/small-business/soul-sole-stepping-destiny/ A successful engineer turned high-end Italian shoe designer discusses her journey by Candace Boggan    Posted: August 18, 2016 Soul to Sole If you have ever considered the idea of starting a second career or pursuing a business venture, this is for you. Meet Tiannia Barnes, a successful engineer turned high-end Italian shoe designer. She is an NYC-area resident, and a native of Oklahoma City. She is also an alumna of Clark Atlanta University and Georgia Institute of Technology, where she holds a dual degree respectively, in Mathematics and Industrial Engineering. Additionally, Barnes holds an M.B.A. from the University...

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