I’m a strategic disruptor. My role is to bring people together who can actually get something done. To get results, you have to build alliances […]
My first theater class was in middle school—my teacher got her MFA at Emerson College. As a child, theater matched my creative imagination, and gave […]
Stephanie Lee: While we were studying architecture at MIT, Ellen and I began to have conversations about local institutions’ lack of support for creativity. As […]
The impetus for Alchemista came in 2012, while I was at MIT and none of our catered meals were memorable. One night, my classmate brought […]
When I moved to Boston, I looked at the Palestinian conflict from afar for the first time, and it was devastating. As someone who served […]
There is no ladder of ascension in Boston, no healthy structure for artists to thrive, and I’m dedicated to staying here and solving that. When […]
When I first visited Harvard, I told my mother, “I don’t see any black people; I’m not going here.” And she said, “Girl, it’s Harvard—I […]
How the Holliston resident went from the makeup counter at Macy’s to a YouTube and Instagram sensation.