Precious J. Stroud helps organizations tell their stories to win support and attract investors. Precious is an exceptional listener who draws from her business and creative, corporate and nonprofit experience to turn ideas into results.
Teams and leaders who work with Precious secure local and national press, increase awareness and funding, and craft stories that inspire action.
Her lifelong learning includes working her way through college, earning a B.S. in Business Administration from California State University, East Bay, and serving more than 16 years as a marketing strategist, project manager, training facilitator, and coach to educational institutions and nonprofit leaders. #workforgood
Cathy Barragan has 11+ years of experience developing and executing strategic marketing plans for non-profit organizations. She has successfully led rebranding efforts for organizations, including the Oakland Schools Foundation (now the Oakland Public Education Fund) and the Children's Creativity Museum (formerly Zeum).
Her commitment to community, education, and the arts has taken her abroad where she has helped to develop artists' residences in Mammola, Italy, and provided direct support in the classroom of an orphanage in Morelia, Mexico.
Cathy has garnered press coverage in the Wall Street Journal, Huffington Post, The Today Show and Wired Magazine. She is a 2012 Webby Award honoree for her work as the Marketing Director of creativity.org.
dana e. fitchett, BlackFemaleProject is a multi- and inter-disciplinary artist (dancer/choreographer/dance teacher, visual artist, writer); and content and copy editor/proofreader specializing in equity focus. dana is a mixed-race Black woman who uses her relationship to music, visual art, and movement as a sandbox for exploration of identity and issues of justice, and for seeking healing from racism and capitalism through the reimagination of possibilities. Follow: @def_artinmotion
Ted Aquino is a savvy digital citizen who utilizes his expertise in social media, online campaigns, content management systems, and design to amplify stories. He is deeply committed to making an impact within the teams he is a part of and for the communities they serve. Ted draws 6 years of experience in higher education and the nonprofit sector, serving clients in crafty, resourceful, and efficient ways.