Episode 24 – Nomadic Inspiration

Episode 24 :

On this episode of Pride Connections, host Melissa DaSilva sits down Conni Biesalski. Conni is a confident, brave, successful, spiritual woman and entrepreneur.  She is the creator of Planet Backpack, creator of LiveYourHeartOut.co and more.

During this episode, you will learn more about Conni’s story of acceptance, and how she is using her experiences and world travel to inspire and change the world!

This is an episode you won’t want to miss!

Where to Find :

Website: Live Your Heart Out / Planet Backpack

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Episode 23 – Transgender Service

Episode 23:

On this episode of Pride Connections, host Melissa DaSilva sits down with Brynn TanneHill! Brynn graduated from the Naval Academy, earned her Naval Aviator wings and flew patrol aircrafts during her two deployments.

During this episode, you will learn more about Brynn’s transformation and how she is using her experience to inspire others and change the world as we know it for members of the LGBTQ community serving in the armed forces around the world.

This is an educational episode you won’t want to miss!

Where to Find Brynn TanneHill:

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“I Am Real” Video

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Episode 22 – An interview with Rhode Island Royalty

Episode 22:

On this episode of Pride Connections, host Melissa DaSilva sits down with Miss Lesbian Rhode Island 2017 Ashley Delgado! Not only is she Rhode Island Royalty, she is also a therapeutic mentor for youth in Rhode Island!

In this episode, you find more about Ashley’s journey to become Royalty, and how she personally worked on changing the world of LGBTQ youth in Rhode Island!

This is an inspiring episode you won’t want to miss!

Where to Find Ashley Delgado:

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Episode 21 – From Idea to Pride Chicken

Episode 21:

On this episode of Pride Connections, host Melissa DaSilva sits down with Lauryn Spence from Pride Chicken! From working for a tech startup by day to running one of the most popular LGBTQ eCommerce sites by night, Lauryn lets us into her creative world.

In this episode, you find more about how Lauryn and her wife came up with the idea for Pride Chicken in Austin, Texas as they were planning their own wedding. Lauryn talks about how their business is changing the world and inspiring others in all aspects of their life.

This is an episode you won’t want to miss!

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Episode 20 – Coming out with Rick Clemons

Episode 20:

On this episode of Pride Connections, host Melissa DaSilva sits down with Rick Clemons! Rick is the podcast host of The Coming Out Lounge as well as a speaker, author, and life strategist, gay Dad and Husband.

In this episode, you will learn that he is most proud of being is a human who constantly gets challenged to come out and confidently be his unique bold self each and every day. And find out how he is using that to inspire and change the world!

This is an episode you won’t want to miss!

Where to Find :

Website 

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Episode 19 – Chatting with a Gender Therapist

Episode 19 :

On this episode of Pride Connections, host Melissa DaSilva sits down with Dara Hoffman-Fox! Dara is a licensed professional counselor and queer-identified gender therapist who works in private practice in Colorado Springs, Colorado.

In this episode, you will learn about Dara’s book “You and Your Gender Identity” and how she serves as a resource for transgender issues for the media. You will also learn about how her blogs and videos have been inspiring and changing the world!

This is an episode you won’t want to miss!

Where to Find Dara Hoffman-Fox:

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You And Your Gender Identity: A Guide to Discovery

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Episode 18 – Interview with Latoya Beverly

Episode 18:

On this episode of Pride Connections, host Melissa DaSilva sits down with the lovely Latoya Beverly!  Latoya is a spiritual life coach, an LGBTQ ally, and is changing the lives of others by sharing her inspiring story.

In this episode, you will learn about how she has used her personal experience growing up and turned it into a business today. Latoya talks about her business of being a spiritual life coach, and her brand new podcast called “Manifest That Sh*t Podcast!”

This is an inspiring episode you won’t want to miss!

Where to Find :

Website 

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Episode 17 – Interview with Erin Whitehead

 Episode 17:

On this episode of Pride Connections, host Melissa DaSilva sits down with Erin Whitehead from the Braless Podcast. Erin is an ally to the LGBTQ community and she shares her journey about how her friend inspired her view on the world.

In this episode, you will learn about Erin’s journey, her few minutes of fame as a vocalist, and what she is doing to inspire and change the world on podcast episode at a time.

So it’s time to unhook, and enjoy this hilarious episode of Pride Connections!

Where to Find :

Podcast Website 

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Episode 16 – Interview with Dr. Robbin Rockett

Episode 16:

On this episode of Pride Connections, host Melissa DaSilva sits down Dr. Robbin Rockett! Dr. Robbin has earned her Psy.D in Clinical Psychology and is an LGBTQ allie who specializes in helping families who are made of members of the LGBTQ community.

In this episode, you will learn how this single mom is raising three kids on her own, helping members of the LGBTQ community with any of their therapy needs, podcasting, and how she is making a difference and inspiring the world!

This is an amazing episode you won’t want to miss!

Where to Find Dr. Robbin Rockett:

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Solo Parent Life Podcast Website

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Episode 15 – “Spilling Tea with Ammo”

Episode 15 :

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On this episode of Pride Connections, host Melissa DaSilva sits down for an in-person interview with MTV’s The Real World and The Challenge reality star Ammo. Ammo is MTV’s first queer identifying reality star.

Ammo chats with Melissa on what it’s like being a reality star, actor, musician as well as what inspires him and who may be gay in Hollywood. Enjoy spilling some tea with Melissa and Ammo from his apartment in NYC.

This is a hilarious episode you won’t want to miss!

 

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