The other day Jen Soriano (ReFrame Mentor and program advisor) called me. I could hear the clatter of dishes, a hissing espresso machine, and snippets of other people’s conversations in the background.  We’ve been talking a lot in the last few weeks since we launched the program. Now we are getting ready for the opening retreat next […]


My first week at the Miami Workers Center, I was handed a press list and told to get reporters to a press conference the following week.  “How?” I asked.  “Figure it out,” was the response. But I wasn’t left out to dry. I worked closely with a dedicated mentor and manager. She invested time in teaching […]