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Sonia Shams is Director of Brand Marketing and Communications for The Impact Partnership, and talked about going from working for herself to entering the corporate world. She also told Melissa about the resistance she got from her Middle Eastern family when she changed career...

Jenn Hobby is the current host of "Jenn and Friends" on Star 94.1 in Atlanta, and was a former on-air colleague of Melissa's. Melissa and Jenn discussed how being a female leader in an intimate environment like morning radio can have its challenges as...

Jennifer Perry is a current colleague of Melissa's, but she also used to supervise Melissa when she was News Director at a local radio station. Melissa and Jennifer talked about the potential downsides of being a female leader, including salary discrepancies and unwanted attention...

Alex House is the Chief Marketing Officer at The Impact Partnership, and is also a Millennial at 31. She spoke with Melissa about the perception of her generation and gave great insight as to where some of that reputation comes from. Alex also...

Kim Skouris, Chief Operations Officer at The Impact Partnership, joined Melissa to discuss her experience of being a woman in leadership at multiple companies. She also shared her wisdom of that internal manual we each have that doesn't allow us to accept other people...

As you lie sleeping in your bed, the weight of today lifts from my shoulders. The struggles of the day are quickly forgotten and I find myself looking at you in wonder. Memorizing your face and the dimples in your fingers. I want to rewind...

Dr. Felecia Dawson is an Atlanta physician and Cannabis Advocate, and talked with Melissa about not only the benefits of cannabis, but the obstacles facing its legalization nationwide. To find out more about Dr. Dawson and her efforts, click here. ...

Not just physically but emotionally. That was the message from mother/daughter team Carmen Ekdahl and Shay McLemore. Ekdahl is a Certified Co-Active Coach who works with First Responders, and McLemore has worked in the Juvenile Justice System. To find out more about Carmen's work,...

On the heels of heartbreaking suicides of those affected by the Parkland and Sandy Hook school shootings, Melissa talked with Melissa Black about mental health.  Ms. Black is an Atlanta-area resident who has dealt with mental health issues within her own family and shared their...