Ethnic Gems

Ethnic Gem in the Making: Fontaine Chambers

2016 October Official Photo for EGM Fontiane Chambers

Ethnic Gem in the Making: Fontaine Chambers

 

School: University of Connecticut
Major: Political Science and minor in Criminal Justice
GPA: 3.72

 

By: Tammy Patterson, Contributing Writer

 

Scholarships are EARNED, not given! And because of incredible work ethics instilled in her at an early age along with great vision, we are honored to introduce you to Ethnic Gem in the Making, Fontaine Chambers. This political science major with a minor in criminal justice graduated cum laude from UCONN this spring and destined for greatness!

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Ethnic Gem: Keshia Ashe

2016 October Official Photo for EG Keisha Chambers

Ethnic Gem: Keisha Ashe

 

Title: Co-Founder and CEO ManyMentors
State: New Haven CT via Washington DC/Alexandria VA
By: Leonard Webb, Publisher of Ethnic Online

 

Hold onto your seats and buckle down folks, this Ethnic Gem is a force to be reckoned with! I first met Keshia Ashe about 3 years ago where we both serve as advisors to the Engineering Science University Magnet School in Hamden CT; we are both advent STEM supporters.… Read More »

Ethnic Gem: Perry E. Wilson Jr.

2016 October Official Photo for EG Perry Wilson

Ethnic Gem: Perry E. Wilson Jr. 

 

Title: Project lead/design engineer, Sikorsky Aircraft

 

State: Stratford, CT

 

Written by Leonard Webb, Publisher of Ethnic Online

 

I’m proud to report that STEM Education is very much alive in the Ethnic community! Meet Ethnic Gem Perry E. Wilson Jr. This Birmingham Alabama native has not only earned a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from Michigan Technological University but went a step further and will receive his MBA from the University of Connecticut in the fall of this year 2016!Read More »

Ethnic Gem: Reynaldo Santana

2016 October Official Photo for EG Reynaldo Santana

Ethnic Gem: Reynaldo Santana 

Title: CEO Marketing with Experts

State: Boston, MA

 

Written by Tammy Patterson, Contributing Writer

 

Entrepreneurial impresario! Those are the words that best describes Ethnic Gem Reynaldo Santana, who was born and raised in Massachusetts with a natural love for music and had planned pursuing a promising career in that field, he then considered the risks, debt and uncertainty that were ever present even for those who were gifted.… Read More »

Ethnic Gem: Medria Blue-Ellis

July 2016 Photo of Medria Blue-Ellis

Ethnic Gem: Medria Blue-Ellis

 

Title: Principal, Engineering Science University Magnet School (ESUMS)
State: Hamden, CT

 

Edited by Leonard Webb, Publisher

 

Take a walk with me through the Engineering Science University Magnet School (ESUMS) classrooms and this is what you might see:… Read More »

Ethnic Gem: Kamilah A’Vant

July 2016 EG Photo of Kamilah A'vant

Ethnic Gem: Kamilah A’Vant

 

Title: Senior Manager of TV Station Distribution, Media General
State: Providence, RI

 

Edited by Leonard Webb, Publisher

 

Newark, NJ is home of many notable people, such as Whitney Houston, Shaquille O’Neil, Queen Latifah and Taye Diggs just to name a few. Now we are proud to introduce another NJ native worthy of attention, Kamilah A’Vant, Senior Manager of TV Station Distribution at Media General in Providence RI.

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Ethnic Gem: Robert Reed

July 2016 EG Photo of Robert-Reed

Ethnic Gem: Robert Reed

 

Title: President, T.I.R., LLC – Global B2B Consulting Firm
State: Woodbridge, CT

 

Edited by Leonard Webb, Publisher

 

Equipped with a BA in Communications in 1988 from Marshall University, his MBA from Pepperdine University in 1999 along with attending the Executive Development Program at Oxford University, Oxford England, Robert Reed is a man fully focused and on a mission!…

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Ethnic Gem: Ann-Allison Clanton   

Ann-Clanton

Ethnic Gem: Ann-Allison Clanton   

 

Title: Free-Lance Writer & Public Relations
State: Providence, RI

 

Edited by Leonard Webb, Publisher

 

Ann-Allison Clanton born and raised in the Ocean State of Providence Rhode Island is a free-lance writer and public relations consultant with Toby Arch Communications. Her passion, as Ann-Allison likes to refer to it, also doubles as her hobby by becoming an expert in governmental affairs and issues centered on political campaigns, as a result Ann-Allison is well known and respected as key political figure throughout the state of Rhode Island.…

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Ethnic Gem: Clementine Bihiga

July 2016 EG Photo of Clementine Bihiga

Ethnic Gem: Clementine Bihiga

CLEMENTINE BIHIGA’S “MESSAGE OF HOPE A MASTERPIECE IN THE MAKING” 

 

By Anne Clanton, senior contributing writer

 

Be prepared to be amazed, entertained and wowed, those words usually are reserved for circus performers, but in this case they are used to introduce World Refugee Day celebration author & motivational speaker, Clementine Bihiga who fled from her homeland Rwanda, where 1.3 million were killed in 3 months!… Read More »

Susan Gordon, MBA, SPHR

Susan Gordon

Ethnic Gem: Susan Gordon, MBA, SPHR

Title: Chief Diversity Officer, United States Department of the Army
State: Virginia via Massachusetts

Edited by Leonard Webb, Publisher

 

Seasoned, experienced and battled tested! Maybe that’s why the United States Department of the Army openly recruited Boston’s own Susan Gordon to be their Chief Diversity Officer globally  for the US Department of the Army!!!

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