Her Journey from Broken, but not Beaten...Still She Rise!
April 22, 2022
Hosted by Felicia Shanken
April is Sexual Abuse Awareness Month. Carolyn Wilson is a survivor of Sexual Child Abuse and Domestic Violence. Out of her trauma she has turned advocate and intentionally created a transformative healing journey creating a new life narrative. Her story and life is amazing. She will empower and inspire you. She has touched millions with her story and we can't wait to have her on our show to share with you her life. It doesn't matter where you come from and how your life begins, your past is not your final destination and your future can be amazing!
New Shows Available on VoiceAmerica Empowerment Channel
The podcast, Unapologetically Me, is a spin-off of our weekly digital show of the same name on Tuesdays at 12:30pm ET on various platforms. It was created specifically to inspire and empower those who would like to promote, engage and have fun conversations about business, life and everything else in between. Come ready to have fun while getting some great information and meeting some awesome guests! New shows are available every month on the VoiceAmerica Empowerment Channel.
Felicia Shanken is a Women's Strategist and Business Builder. She is also the Founder/CEO of the Philadelphia Women’s Network Connection, LLC and PWNC Foundation Inc 501(c)(3). Felicia says “My mission is to create a friendly supportive community where business owners enjoy sharpening their entrepreneurial edge while nurturing valuable relationships that enrich career satisfaction.”
Felicia has been recognized and honored by “Fun Times Magazine” in their March/April 2020 magazine edition for being a “2020 Philadelphia Who’s Who Black Women of Influence.” In December 2020 she was recognized by International Brainz Magazine as an Influential leader and Business owner recognized for her entrepreneurial success, achievements and willingness to help others. In May 2021, Felicia was recognized by VIP Global Magazine as a Top 50 Most Influential Women in Business.
She was a Medical Professional, before becoming an Solo entrepreneur full time over three years ago. She worked in the medical field in Radiology for a number of years and then earned her Associates Degree in Nursing from Gwynedd Mercy University. She worked for the Department of Veterans Affairs in Philadelphia for 9 1/2 years before deciding to pursue Entrepreneurship full-time.
Felicia was raised in Queens, New York, and moved to Philadelphia over 25 years ago where she met her husband, Paul, a native Philadelphian. They are rescue parents to a pit-bull mix named Maximus.