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BOI Meets Wellness is a wellness podcast that shares stories, celebrations and challenges of building a wellness ritual as BOI. Someone who is Born Obviously Incredible.

Host Evolve Benton shares weekly well-being tips and interviews incredible people about their journeys.

A new episode drops every Friday. 

We talk Money, Mindset and Motivation. 


May 8, 2020

On this episode of BOI MEETS WELLNESS, Evolve Benton hosted their first live virtual podcast with the University of California, Santa Cruz. 

BOI Meets Career Panel is a panel of black LGBTQIA professionals who speak about strategies and tips to navigate your career as a queer professional. The panel features  Zami Hyemingway, Maisha Davis, Sir Lex Kennedy and Dio Aldridge.  

  • Zami Hyemingway is a Social Worker and Wellness Entrepreneur 
  • Maisha Davis, MD is a Family Medicine Physician 
  • Sir Lex Kennedy is a Writer, Director and Producer 
  • Dio Aldridge is a Equity and Inclusion Professional and Real Estate Entrepreneur 

Special thanks to our sponsors Mar Media, LLC &  The University of California, Santa Cruz (UCSC)

  • The African American Resource and Cultural Center (AARCC)
  • The Lionel CANTÚ Queer Center 

In this episode you’ll discover:

  • Navigating your career path a queer professional
  • Strategies for show up as your authentic self
  • Tips for entering medical school 
  • Tips for negotiating salary 


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