Rasheeda is a successful professional with over 25 years in the I/T STEM field. She has 3 sons and enjoys motivating and inspiring young BIPOC boys and girls. Her desire is to be a face and voice for the STEM field with the hope of the changing the narrative as to what techies look like as well as to create awareness around the numbers roles in the field. She is passionate about being a change agent and making a difference in the lives of youth and young adults. She is currently writing a book to chronicle her experiences as a black female in tech with chapters focusing on knowing your worth, navigating Corporate America, Negotiating salary and more.
Off the court she is an avid traveller with over 15 countries under her belt. She also enjoys cooking which is inspired by travels and doing DIY projects around the house. During Covid lockdown she also launched a Podcast called Real and Random ( available on all podcast platforms) that is about empowerment and bringing to life uplifting stories of amazing people who have positive messages to share. The goal is for the listeners to see themselves in others to move them forward by removing their limiting beliefs and blockers that are hindering their greatness.
When she’s not traveling the globe her hobbies include spending time with her grand daughter and all things creative – – – Cooking, RealEstate, Interior Design and doing D.I.Y. projects where my alter-ego DIYGURL takes over. You can see videos and how-to’s by clicking here DIYGURL on youtube