Who's Telling Your Story? The Tea!

 
Janelle Clayton    JANELLE IS AN ACTRESS, MODEL, BOARD MEMBER OF A NON-PROFIT, UNIVERSITY OF VIRGINIA ALUMNI ASSOCIATION, AND ACCOUNT MANAGER IN ADVERTISING. SHE WAS A VARSITY TRACK AND FIELD HIGH JUMPER AT HER ALMA MATER, THE UNIVERSITY OF VIRGINIA. WHEN SHE ISN'T AT THE OFFICE, JANELLE IS AUDITIONING FOR HER NEXT ROLE AND BLOGGING.     “The Tea' is an essential and safe place to discuss the issues and hot topics that heavily impact our communities from relationships to family history to health and beyond. Our show has encouraged me to share my own beliefs and listen to others' views, as well. The Tea is a place that belongs to all of us. I'm proud and in awe of the stories and gems we all share across the globe.”      facebook.com/JanelleAClayton       instagram.com/janelleclayton

Janelle Clayton

JANELLE IS AN ACTRESS, MODEL, BOARD MEMBER OF A NON-PROFIT, UNIVERSITY OF VIRGINIA ALUMNI ASSOCIATION, AND ACCOUNT MANAGER IN ADVERTISING. SHE WAS A VARSITY TRACK AND FIELD HIGH JUMPER AT HER ALMA MATER, THE UNIVERSITY OF VIRGINIA. WHEN SHE ISN'T AT THE OFFICE, JANELLE IS AUDITIONING FOR HER NEXT ROLE AND BLOGGING.

“The Tea' is an essential and safe place to discuss the issues and hot topics that heavily impact our communities from relationships to family history to health and beyond. Our show has encouraged me to share my own beliefs and listen to others' views, as well. The Tea is a place that belongs to all of us. I'm proud and in awe of the stories and gems we all share across the globe.”

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Deborah franklin    deborah is an educator, author, motivational speaker, minister, radio host at conversations with deborah and producer of the tea. a native of houston she now lives in washington, dc where she teaches in a dc public school and is an executive director of a non-profit.     “I like being on The Tea because it allows me to chat with other women and the audience about books on multiple levels.”      twitter.com/DeborahConvo       facebook.com/conversationsdeborahfranklin       instagram.com/conversationsdeborahfranklin

Deborah franklin

deborah is an educator, author, motivational speaker, minister, radio host at conversations with deborah and producer of the tea. a native of houston she now lives in washington, dc where she teaches in a dc public school and is an executive director of a non-profit.

“I like being on The Tea because it allows me to chat with other women and the audience about books on multiple levels.”

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Nigeria Lockley    Nigeria is a performance poet, and the recipient of the 2015 Wheatley Award for First Fiction. She's a native New Yorker who resides with her family in Harlem. Her love for reading has helped her become more empathetic and creative.     “I enjoy being a part of The Tea because it helps promote reading, encourages dialogue, and dismantles the stereotypical portrayals of black women in the media.”      twitter.com/NewNigeria       facebook.com/nigeria.lockley       instagram.com/newnigeria

Nigeria Lockley

Nigeria is a performance poet, and the recipient of the 2015 Wheatley Award for First Fiction. She's a native New Yorker who resides with her family in Harlem. Her love for reading has helped her become more empathetic and creative.

“I enjoy being a part of The Tea because it helps promote reading, encourages dialogue, and dismantles the stereotypical portrayals of black women in the media.”

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Dina Strachan    DINA is a “free-range” native New Yorker, best-selling author, consultant, mother, and internationally-recognized, Harvard and Yale educated board certified dermatologist. She decided to audition for The Tea, in part, because of a great experience she had in a book club during graduate school. Dina is well travelled and has visited 41 of the 50 states. She has interviewed fashion legend, Calvin Klein, and was featured in the BBC America commercial promoting the first female doctor on the Dr. Who.     “I love being on The Tea because I love reading and discussing books as I feel that they help us have a “bigger life.”      twitter.com/DrDinaMD       facebook.com/DrDinaMD       instagram.com/drdinamd

Dina Strachan

DINA is a “free-range” native New Yorker, best-selling author, consultant, mother, and internationally-recognized, Harvard and Yale educated board certified dermatologist. She decided to audition for The Tea, in part, because of a great experience she had in a book club during graduate school. Dina is well travelled and has visited 41 of the 50 states. She has interviewed fashion legend, Calvin Klein, and was featured in the BBC America commercial promoting the first female doctor on the Dr. Who.

“I love being on The Tea because I love reading and discussing books as I feel that they help us have a “bigger life.”

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