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Our podcast specifically focuses on women of color who have recently run for office. Our belief is that we need to amplify the stories of women who did not get the outcome they wanted when they ran for office in 2020, but are still working to serve their communities into 2021 and beyond.

The Future is Full of Second Chances Elect Black Women PAC

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Our podcast specifically focuses on women of color who have recently run for office. Our belief is that we need to amplify the stories of women who did not get the outcome they wanted when they ran for office in 2020, but are still working to serve their communities into 2021 and beyond.

    Meet Jasmine Story | Eatontown, New Jersey Councilwoman

    Meet Jasmine Story | Eatontown, New Jersey Councilwoman

    Today, we have New Jersey Councilwoman, Jasmine Story on the show! Jasmine Story is here to talk about her journey as a candidate for councilwoman in Eatontown, NJ and her tips for other Black women candidates.  Throughout the episode, Jasmine talks about her experience running as a party-funded candidate, how her tweets were used against her on the campaign trail, working in a red county in a blue state,  the different types of Democrats, what she’s most proud of while being in office, and more! Jasmine is dropping gems this entire episode!
    If you want to learn more about how you can be a successful political candidate, this episode is for you.
    Reach out!
    Jasmine Story, Eatontown, New Jersey Councilwoman
    Email: story.jasmine@gmail.comInstagram: @jst0ryFacebook: @storyeatontowncouncil 
    The Future is Full of Second Chances | Hosted By Elect Black Women PAC
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    • 24 min
    Meet Myel Jenkins | Former San Juan Unified School Board Candidate

    Meet Myel Jenkins | Former San Juan Unified School Board Candidate

    Today, we have former school board candidate Myel Jenkins on the show! Myel Jenkins is here to talk about her journey as a candidate for San Juan Unified School Board in the Sacramento region and her tips for other Black women candidates. Throughout the episode Myel reflects on running for the 11th largest school district in the U.S., how her family supported her, how to get new eyes on your campaign, her 2,000 vote loss, and more!  
    If you’re trying to learn more about how you can be a successful political candidate, this episode is for you.
    Reach out!


    Myel Jenkins, Former San Juan Unified School Board Candidate
    Email: myelj@att.netInstagram: @ElectMyellFacebook: @ElectMyell LinkedIn: Myel Jenkins
    The Future is Full of Second Chances | Hosted By Elect Black Women PAC
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    • 36 min
    Meet Dr. Tenisha Mack | Former Candidate for U.S. Congress (FL-18)

    Meet Dr. Tenisha Mack | Former Candidate for U.S. Congress (FL-18)

    Today, we have former city council candidate Dr. Tenisha Mack on the show! Dr. Mack is here to talk about her journey as a candidate for Garfield Heights City Council Ward C and her tips for other Black women candidates.  Throughout the episode, Dr. Mack chats with us about running in an incumbent-less race, her book which is set to come out later this spring, mask mandates, why people vote and more! 
    If you want to learn more about how you can be a successful political candidate and why your past does not represent your future, this episode is for you.
    Reach out!
    Dr. Tenisha Mack, Former candidate for U.S. Congress (FL-18)
    Email: tenishamack80@yahoo.com Instagram:@elect_tenisha_mackFacebook: @ElectDrTenishaMackForMayor Twitter: @ElectTenishaLinkedIn: Tenisha Mack
    The Future is Full of Second Chances | Hosted By Elect Black Women PAC
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    • 42 min
    Meet Kristy Sullivan | Former Candidate for Shelby County School Board (District 4)

    Meet Kristy Sullivan | Former Candidate for Shelby County School Board (District 4)

    Season 1, Episode 3 | Meet Kristy Sullivan, Former Candidate for Shelby County School Board (District 4)

    Today, we have former school board candidate Kristy Sullivan on the show! Kristy Sullivan is here to talk about her journey as a candidate for Shelby County School Board (District 4) in Memphis, Tennessee. Throughout the episode, Kristy discusses the unexpected trials she faced during her race, how gender disparity and the nuclear family played significant roles during her candidacy, what three qualities every contender needs to be the best leader and her tips for other Black women candidates. Kristy’s authenticity radiates throughout the episode!
    If you’re trying to learn more about how you can be a successful political candidate, this episode is for you.

    Reach out!
    Kristy Sullivan, Former candidate for Shelby County Schools Board (District 4)
    Email: kristymsullivan@yahoo.com Website: www.kristy4schools.comInstagram:@akadiva01Facebook: @kristysullivan4schools Twitter: @kristymsullivanLinkedIn: Kristy Sullivan

    The Future is Full of Second Chances | Hosted By Elect Black Women PAC
    Email: info@electblackwomenpac Website: www.electblackwomenpac.com Instagram: @electblackwomenpacFacebook: Elect Black Women PACTwitter: @ElectBlackWomxnLinkedIn: Elect Black Women PACPinterest: Elect Black Women PAC
    Ruby Powell-Dennis, Host of The Future is Full of Second Chances | Founder & Executive Director of Elect Black Women PAC
    Email: info@rubypowelldennis.comWebsite: www.rubypowelldennis.comInstagram: @rpowelldennis97Facebook: Ruby Powell-Dennis for TennesseeTwitter: @RPowellDennis97LinkedIn: Ruby Powell-Dennis

    • 26 min
    Meet Matielyn Jones | Former Candidate for the Georgia Senate

    Meet Matielyn Jones | Former Candidate for the Georgia Senate

    Today, we have former Georgia State Senate candidate Matielyn Jones on the show! Matielyn is here to talk about her journey as a candidate for the Georgia State Senate (District 45) and her tips for other Black women candidates.  Throughout the episode, Matielyn discusses her experience as a Field Organizer for Barack Obama's 2008 presidential campaign, how she helped flip North Carolina during the 2008 presidential race, her reflections on the siege on the US Capitol building, the Georgia runoffs, and the fundraising shift the pandemic has created.
    If you want to learn more about flipping seats, how to successfully fundraise, and more, then this episode is for you! 
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    Reach out!
    Matielyn Jones, Former candidate for the Georgia Senate District 45
    Website: www.matielynjones.comInstagram: @matielynjonesFacebook: Matielyn Jones for Georgia Senate District 45Twitter: @matielynjonesLinkedIn: Matielyn Jones, M.S.

    The Future is Full of Second Chances | Hosted By Elect Black Women PAC
    Email: info@electblackwomenpac.comWebsite: www.electblackwomenpac.comInstagram: @electblackwomenpacFacebook: Elect Black Women PACTwitter: @ElectBlackWomxnLinkedIn: Elect Black Women PACPinterest: Elect Black Women PAC

    Ruby Powell-Dennis, Host of The Future is Full of Second Chances | Founder & Executive Director of Elect Black Women PAC
    Email: info@rubypowelldennis.comWebsite: www.rubypowelldennis.comInstagram: @rpowelldennis97Facebook: Ruby Powell-Dennis for TennesseeTwitter: @RPowellDennis97LinkedIn: Ruby Powell-Dennis

    • 44 min
    Meet Pam Keith | Former Candidate for U.S. House of Representatives (FL-18)

    Meet Pam Keith | Former Candidate for U.S. House of Representatives (FL-18)

    Season 1 | Episode 1: Pam Keith, Former candidate for U.S. House of Representatives (FL-18)
    Today, we have former U.S. House of Representatives candidate Pam Keith on the show! Pam Keith is here to talk about her journey as a candidate for U.S. Congress for Florida District 18 and her tips for other Black women candidates.  Throughout the episode, Pam chats with us about being raised in a single-parent household in the middle of Kentucky, how Marco Rubio indirectly convinced her to run for office, why money doesn’t always get the votes, her thoughts on the DCCC, the imbalance in politics, and more! Pam is dropping gems this entire episode!
    If you want to learn more about how you can be a successful political candidate), this episode is for you.
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    Reach out!
    Pam Keith, Former candidate for House of Representatives (FL-18)
    Email: pammy3312@gmail.com Website: www.pamkeithfl.comInstagram: @pamkeithfl Facebook: Pam Keith FLTwitter: @PamKeithFL LinkedIn: Pam Keith 

    The Future is Full of Second Chances | Hosted By Elect Black Women PAC
    Email: info@electblackwomenpac.comWebsite: www.electblackwomenpac.com Instagram: @electblackwomenpacFacebook: Elect Black Women PACTwitter: @ElectBlackWomxnLinkedIn: Elect Black Women PACPinterest: Elect Black Women PAC

    Ruby Powell-Dennis, Host of The Future is Full of Second Chances | Founder & Executive Director of Elect Black Women PAC
    Email: info@rubypowelldennis.comWebsite: www.rubypowelldennis.comInstagram: @rpowelldennis97Facebook: Ruby Powell-Dennis for TennesseeTwitter: @RPowellDennis97LinkedIn: Ruby Powell-Dennis

    • 41 min

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