Building an online rental marketplace to source unique venues while supporting a cause.
Founder of Miami EdTech
Redefining education through the use of innovative technologies and empowering innovators to solve our biggest problems in education.
Florida State Coordinator, Local Progress & Co-Founder & Board Member, The Black Collective
Bringing progressive policy solutions to our local elected officials, and building thriving Black communities by increasing our political engagement and amplifying our economic power.
Founder & Executive Director, Genesis Hopeful Haven
Building new beginnings for foster youth by advocating on their behalf and striving to bridge the gap to prevent homelessness, unemployment, addiction, and lack of education.
Melissa Hunter Davis
Founder & Editor, Sugarcane Magazine
Building a media company to investigate and celebrate Black art and culture.
Principal Designer, Foodscape Designs
Creating beautiful, multi-functional and productive places that address eco-social challenges at the intersection of place-making and food.
Executive Director, IMPAC (Immigration Partnership and Coalition Fund)
Building a network of engaged business leaders in pursuit of immigration policies that are economically necessary, politically smart, and morally correct.
All scholarships for this cohort were made possible by women leaders who are committed to the future of Miami and the institutions they represent. Special thanks to:
Joelle Allen (Peacock Foundation) Stephanie Ansin, Mojdeh Danial, Cheryl Goldstein, Charisse Grant (The Miami Foundation), Elisa Juarez (Target), Melissa Krinzman, Melissa Medina, Leslie Miller-Saiontz, Lucia Davis Raiford (Carrie Meeks Foundation).