Team and Contributors

Chris Olsen

Chris is a radio veteran turned communications consultant, educator and author. Through her work as a consultant partnering with startups, Chris realized her WHY—to support women-owned businesses in confidently communicating their purpose and impact, setting them up for entrepreneurial success. She created My Founder Story and Publish Her as platforms for doing so.

Allison Wyeth, M.Ed.
Curriculum Consultant

Allison has been creating equal opportunities for people her entire career, from teaching in public schools to helping underrepresented women entrepreneurs get loans and business coaching. Allison is passionate about supporting female-identifying founders in daring big and helps create the workshops and curriculum that support their success.

Stef Tschida
Communications Consultant

Stef is a former corporate communicator and lifelong storyteller. Stef’s WHY became clear when she worked at her daily campus newspaper. She realized she didn’t want to ask tough questions as a reporter—she wanted to help organizations answer those tough questions. She’s been doing that work ever since.

Anna Befort
Writer and Editor

As a writer, editor, and yoga teacher, Anna believes strongly in the power of words to connect us. She is passionate about using that power to uplift women’s voices and create spaces where women can connect to their own innate wisdom, creativity, and wholeness.

Aiden Howie
Social Media and Community Coordinator

Aiden is dedicated to sharing the stories of women business owners and amplifying their voices. She’s passionate about fighting for equality and the rights of BIPOC and LGBTQ communities, as well as ending hunger.

Averri Liggins

Averri is the CEO of Black Women Moguls, a consulting agency that helps women entrepreneurs increase their visibility and connections to generate profit and multiple streams of income.

Lolita E. Walker

Lolita is the founder of Walker and Walker Enterprises, a certified coach, TEDx speaker, author, and “Change Champion” focusing on driving clarity, commitment, accountability and results for women and teams.

Raven Wright

Raven is the founder and CEO of Urbannature4kids, an organization dedicated to educating and exposing kids in elementary school to STEM careers within the environmental sciences.

Jenny Taylor

Jenny is a marketing strategist and freelance writer who enjoys bringing inspirational stories to life through the written word. She lives in Minnesota with her husband and three kids.