Contributing Writers

A.C. Jemison
She is a freelance writer and graduate of Penn State University where she obtained a Bachelors Degree in Psychology. She currently resides in Philadelphia, PA. Twitter: @chinkeeize

Chase Harris
Chase is passionate about personal finance being taught to everyday people to help them avoid the pitfalls of the financial world. He is a proud father of soon to be 3, married and an entrepreneur.

Shereen Renee
Shereen Renee aka “Reneegede.” Shereen Renee is a freelance writer and political author who often refers to herself as a “blacktivist.” Founder of King’s Town Family Foundation and The LAAAW (League of Activated African American Women), she spends her early retirement years “burning bridges to light the way” for others.

Randall Barnes
Randall Barnes is a 19-year old author, podcaster and entrepreneur that attends Fort Valley State University, an HBCU. He is studying Middle Grades Education.

Forest Parks
With a concern for social justice and alternative news Forest tries to write frank and informative posts tackling a range of subjects.

Briana Ford
Briana is an entrepreneur, author and freelance writer from Long Beach, CA. Founder of Startup Noire, her passion lies in helping small businesses owners grow and and express their brands, but she carries a deep social responsibility to share news, ideas and insights with the community.

Candace Edwards
Candace is a dedicated mother, wife, author and entrepreneurial founder of She uses her real life motivations of family, friends and life experiences to help empower women of color.

Warren Edwards
Warren earned an MBA in Finance, holds the Series 6 & 63 Investment Licenses. He is passionate about community, finance, and entrepreneurship. He is a founder of Legacy Builder Foundation, Chicago nonprofit, married, and father of 3 children.

Freddie Ra
He is father, husband, and entrepreneur. Love to learn, debate, and analyze the world and the Black future. Looking forward to engaging with many of you.