2021 Speakers

13th Annual Black Women's Wellness Day

2021 Keynote Speakers & Featured Panelists

Lisa Peyton-Caire

Founder, CEO & President
The Foundation for Black Women’s Wellness & BWWDAY

Alia Stevenson

Chief Programs Officer
The Foundation for Black Women’s Wellness

Nyra Jordan

Social Impact Investment Director
American Family Institute for Corporate and Social Impact

Alex Shade

Director, Corporate Social Responsibility
CUNA Mutual Group

Shelia Stubbs

Wisconsin State Representative, District 77
& Chair, Wisconsin Legislative Black Caucus

Nichelle Nichols

Artist, Educator, Change Agent

Camara Phyllis Jones, MD, MPH, PhD

Senior fellow, Satcher Health Leadership Institute and the Cardiovascular Research Institute in the Morehouse School of Medicine
Past President, American Public Health Association

Angela Doyinsola Aina, MPH

Co-Founder and Executive Director
Black Mamas Matter Alliance

Dr. Gloria Ladson-Billings

Professor Emerita and former Kellner Family Distinguished Professor in Urban Education in the Department of Curriculum
University of

Morathi “M.” Adams

Co-Executive Director
Freedom, Inc.

Jacquelyn L. Boggess

Lecturer on Diversity, Oppression and Social Justice
University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Social Work & Member, the NINA Collective

Angela Russell

Vice President, Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
CUNA Mutual Group

Dr. Michelle Robinson

Director of the Office of the Inspector General & Equity and Systems Change Research and Policy Officer (ESCRPO),
Wisconsin Department of Children and Families

Dr. Cheryl Wood

CEO, Cheryl Empowers & International Empowerment Speaker

Beatrice Dixon

The Honey Pot Company 

Kara Stevens

The Frugal Feminista

T.R. Williams

Assistant Deputy Secretary
Wisconsin Department of Health Services

Angela Lang

Executive Director
Black Leaders Organizing for Communities (BLOC)

Dalvery Blackwell

Executive Director
African American Breastfeeding Network (AABN), Milwaukee, WI

Danielle Busby, PhD,

Vice President and Co-founder,
Black Mental Wellness, Corp.

Nicole Cammack, PhD

CEO/President and Co-founder,
Black Mental Wellness, Corp.

Jetheda Hernandez

Founder & CEO
Consult Square Group

Dr. Jasmine Zapata, MD, MPH

Pediatrian, Author, Speaker

Featured Speakers, Presenters & Special Guests

Christin Gates Calloway, MEd

Program & Policy Manager
The Foundation for Black Women’s Wellness

Jasmia Hamilton

Well Black Women Institute Program Manager

Adrian Jones

FFBWW Board Member & UW Health

Debbie Jones, MD

FFBWW Board Member &
Hospitalist, SSM Health – St Mary’s Hospital

Andrew Walls

CEO & Founder
Nothing Was Given LLC

Keena Atkinson

WERQ Instructor & Owner
R’oujie Wellness

Martinez White

CEO & Executive Producer
Intuition Productions, LLC

Suliah Apatira

Spelman College

Eryne Jenkins

University of Wisconsin-Madison

Nia Foster

Spelman College

Dija Manly

Stanford University

Khaleah Monger

The Foundation for Black Women’s Wellness