Shay Olivarria is a motivational speaker, financial literacy coach, former foster care youth and author of 10 Things College Students Need to Know About Money and Money Matters: The Get It Done in 1 Minute Workbook. As an ambassador for financial freedom, Shay travels all over the country to educate people on responsible financial decisions.…

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  Shay Walker is “nicety” (nice, yet feisty if necessary). This Philly girl is the baby of a blended family, almost like the Brady Bunch. She’s blessed to have come from a two-parent household which, she feels, made her the well-rounded, level-headed person she is. She’s  a fun-loving person who loves learning and doing new…

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Joyce A. Riley was born in Concord, NC, but grew up in North Philadelphia. On October 23rd she will be installed as a minister of her Church, Impacting Your World Christian Center.  She is currently attending Gwynedd-Mercy College where she will graduate with a BSBA/Organizational Management degree May 2011. She is a nineteen-year breast cancer…

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Worokya Duncan grew up in LeFrak City (aka Iraq), Queens. It was the kind of place where smelling urine in the stairwell or the elevator was a common aroma of sorts. It was the kind of place where you’re both scared to walk to the bodega by yourself, but proud when you could quickly get in…

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