Be the leader you wish you had. Lead Up for Women increases the influence of women in business and beyond through effective networking, increased visibility and partnerships. We are passionate and focused on what we can do to connect, influence and lead every woman and know we all long to belong and to have a community that accepts and celebrates all of our identities, not just the ones that others accept. Lead Up for Women’s: Speak Up to Lead Up radio show invites you to be inspired to lead without permission through the inspiration of our guests’ stories of survival, overcoming adversity, and their celebrations in business, their community and their personal lives. You are in control of your story, so be the badass leader you know you are. Gain the courage through our strong womanhood support so you can live your best life. You are the only you there is, and you are the only you that will ever be. Be you and be strong because you are brilliant, and the world needs you at your best.
Colleen Biggs wants equality for women. She believes that living your best life means choosing to Lead Up without permission. She survived an early childhood of chaos, loss, and abuse; through these trials she was able to accomplish her lifelong pursuit to love unconditionally. She is an inspiration to others by helping them realize their worth so they can influence others to do the same. She has extensive experience in franchising, voluntary national and local community service, and project launches. She serves as a director for her church and organizes women’s retreats, local girls’ camps, and launched the successful business she co-founded, Lead Up for Women. She continues to learn, lead, and support others in business and in life. She has a passion for fitness, and enjoys coaching, teaching kickboxing classes, and training individuals for a happy and healthy life.
Dee Daniels is a seasoned journalist and broadcast professional, having worked in TV production, print news and broadcast media in a variety of locales including her home town of Chicago.Daniels worked as an on-air talent and in the role of Producer at several Chicago stations. She has also worked as a reporter for major news organizations in the Chicago market prior to moving to Arizona and working for VoiceAmerica, and World Talk Radio Networks.
Media and communication is a passion for Dee. She is a digital strategist and brings that knowledge about the technology industry to her clients by exploring digital advertising, mobile and online as strategy measures for her radio hosts' overall success with their shows.
Dee is also a published author on startups and technology, and a startup entrepreneur who loves helping others reach their goals by way of media and social engagement. Dee has an adult daughter, and loves spending time with family and friends exploring the Arizona mountains and sunsets. She enjoys travel, technology and impacting the world through the voices of her hosts at VoiceAmerica.