Jae has worked in digital media and tv/film production in the competitive regions of New York and Los Angeles. Since returning to Portland, her hometown, she's folded an equity lens, with a particular focus on race, and conflict resolution into her media production and communication strategies.
In 2015, she created Tiny Tech Academy a cartoon that centered the experiences of Black and Brown schoolmates in Silicon Valley. Tiny Tech Academy teaches Computer Science and Social Media literacy while creating a space for Black and Brown children to see themselves as creators of tech.
Jae currently runs Responsible Media Group, a racial equity-based video production company.
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Theresa is a Portland, OR based facilitator, trainer and consultant with 20 years’ experience in community organizing, community development, public policy engagement, organizational equity, conflict resolution, and restorative justice. Her approach to all of her work includes analysis of the race, gender and power dynamics that are present in every interpersonal conflict, every group and organization, and every social structure. She is passionately dedicated to sharing skills and tools for anti-oppressive conflict transformation and trauma healing towards collective liberation.
Theresa currently runs Subduction Consulting, whose mission is to co-create collaborative and transformational experiences with groups and organizations working to dream, experiment and direct their talents and energies towards creating a more sustainable, just and equitable future.
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Carlos Kareem Windham
Multi-hyphenate, Carlos Kareem Windham, is an artist/organizer who has spent the better part of the last two decades performing for audiences and speaking with students, teachers and organizers on stages and in classrooms across the globe.
Carlos’ works are vulnerable, defiant expressions of the relationships between race, class and gender in the U.S. and abroad. Whether through the medium of storytelling, lyrics, workshop, or stand-up, Carlos takes every opportunity to speak truth to power.
Since June 2019, Carlos has served as Principal and Founder of El Porvenir Services, LLC. El Porvenir Services, LLC is on a mission to bring communities into the future, and to center the voices of the most impacted in the reclamation of their power in the intersection of race, class, and gender. Through El Porvenir, Carlos works for the creation of just ecosystems where people maintain long-term relationships across difference, in the creation of outcomes that provide equitable opportunities for the most excluded.
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