Kathy Kristof AKA “Queen of Everything” is the editor, founder, and CEO of SideHusl.com, the web’s best resource for money-making opportunities in the gig economy. She is an award-winning journalist who has written for the Los Angeles Times, CBS News, Kiplinger, Inc., Forbes, and dozens of other publications. Kathy is also the author of three books, including Investing 101 (Bloomberg).
Florence Williams is a journalist, author, and podcast host. She is a contributing editor at Outside Magazine and a freelance writer for the New York Times, New York Times Magazine, National Geographic, The New York Review of Books, Slate, Mother Jones, and numerous other publications. Williams is also the writer and host of two Gracie-Award-winning Audible Original series, Breasts Unbound and The Three-Day Effect, as well as Outside Magazine’s Double-X Factor podcast.
Carey Gillam is a longtime investigative journalist, author, speaker, and environmental researcher. She is a member of the Society of Environmental Journalists – Freedom of Information Task Force and the North American Agricultural Journalists. Gillam’s book Whitewash – The Story of a Weed Killer, Cancer and the Corruption of Science, and her ongoing reporting and writing, has led her to become recognized as an international expert on corporate control of agriculture and the health and environmental impacts of a pesticide-dependent food system.
Pauleanna Reid is a celebrity ghostwriter and journalist. She helps high-profile leaders and doers turn their personal stories into powerful brand assets. Reid is a purpose-driven leader who is passionate about helping people see beyond the limits of their circumstances. She currently works as a Senior Contributor at Forbes, where she creates expert content related to the value of mentorship, the power of the leap-frog theory, and how to become the millennial woman world-class performers want to mentor.
Ginni Saraswati is a podcast producer & content creation specialist, an award-winning journalist, and communications and public relations specialist. She is the founder and CEO at Ginni Media, a podcast & content production company specializing in podcast strategy, production, and creation for entrepreneurs and Fortune 500 companies. Saraswati was nominated as Broadcaster & Presenter of The Year in the 2017 LGBTI Awards and was an award finalist in the Australian Podcast Awards in Comedy & Entertainment.
Janus Adams is an Emmy Award-winning journalist, historian, producer, entrepreneur, and bestselling author. She is the creator of the groundbreaking BackPax children’s book-and-audio series and the host of public radio’s “The Janus Adams Show” and podcast. Adams is a frequent on-air guest, she has appeared on ABC, BET, CBS, CNN, Fox News, NBC’s The Today Show, and NPR’s All Things Considered.
Celeste Headlee is an award-winning journalist who hosts GPB Radio’s “On Second Thought, and author of We Need to Talk: How to Have Conversations that Matter.