Not long after a video of her impassioned speech at a Minot City Council meeting went viral, councilwoman Carrie Evans joins us to talk about the importance of local government, being a “professional gay,” and that viral rainbow flag incident.

Crystal Cossette Knight was shaken by the death of George Floyd earlier this summer. She saw a need to raise awareness about racial injustice, so she baked up Justice Pies.

Nearly eighteen years ago, Rachel Stone moved to North Dakota and since then she has had one clear mission: support our youth. After years of working in the Fargo-Moorhead public school systems, Stone founded the P’s and Q’s, an organization with that same mission.

Kylie Oversen wears many hats: attorney, chair of the ND Democratic Party, and even Girl Scouts leader. She talks with Ladyboss about what has kept her going through a really difficult year, and what we can all do to honor the women who came before us and fought for our rights.

After seeing councilwoman Carrie Evans’ treatment and viral response during a town hall debate on flying a pride flag in Minot, North Dakota, Riley Held drove fourteen hours to her hometown to speak out herself. 

Laetitia Mizero Hellerud inspired attendees at the 2020 Virtual Ladyboss Summit with her presentation “Lessons From The African Philosophy of Ubuntu.” We sat down with Laetitia to learn more about her work to create stronger intercultural workplaces and communities where everyone feels valued and empowered to contribute.

Inspired by self-made billionaire, mother, and Spanx founder Sara Blakely, Vivian Fellman left her corporate job to pursue entrepreneurship. Her CBD shop Kota Organics –“kota” in Japanese means “happy” — was born out of a passion for high-quality CBD products that enhance wellness. 

Colette Campbell inspired attendees at the August 4th Virtual Ladyboss Summit with her presentation, “How to Be Something You Can’t See.” We sat down with Colette to learn more about cultivating thriving communities, finding the right career path for you (through plenty of trial and error), and measuring your diversity and inclusion “temperature.” 

Kayla Houchin is best known in the F-M as the woman behind Indulgence Baking Co. But when Kayla isn’t whipping up delectable cakes and mesmerizing macarons, she’s devoting her time to charity: water, a non-profit working to end the clean water crisis around the globe.

According to Angela Wieck, it’s never been more important for news organizations to speak truth to power. As the Business and Community Editor for The Forum of Fargo-Moorhead, this Ladyboss is passionate about sharing what she learns and bringing the news to her community.