Welcome to the In AWE Podcast where we amplify women by sharing their unique stories and empower a community through the mission in their message.
Series formats will highlight stories about seeking balance, resilience, faith, overcoming obstacles, and strategies to remove tethers that bind us from rising to our full potential. The podcast is a feature developed by Sarah Johnson, former English teacher and school principal turned author and entrepreneur. Join our community by using the #InAWEtoRISE hashtag.
Huda Essa is a TEDx Speaker and the author of the motivational children’s book, Teach Us Your Name, focused on empowering children to take pride in their many identities while showing respect for themselves and others. Another culturally authentic and responsive book that she has written is “Common Threads: Adam’s Day at the Market”. She […]
Sarah shares Megan Anderson’s contribution from the T in FAITH section from Lead with FAITH. Servant leadership is different from martyrdom, and in this jolt, you will be prompted to look at that line and serve in love without leaving yourself behind. Connect with Megan! Get your copy of Lead with FAITH: Building a Strong Foundation So […]
Holly Labbe is a joyful, Enneagram 7 who is committed to enjoying every moment! She’s a born entrepreneur and leader in both the for-profit and the non-profit world. She started a business, Holly Labbe Photography, and is a Co-Lead Pastor at Movement Church in Eau Claire, WI. In this episode, we learn how Holly discovered […]
Sarah encourages listeners to use this time for building foundations, sharing a summary of the Lead with FAITH framework. How we use this time in a new chapter will matter. Lead with FAITH: Building a Strong Foundation So You Can Rise Up, Slay Fear, and Serve Well Join the virtual book study and build community […]
Shelley Burgess has served as an award-winning teacher, principal, Director of Student Achievement, and Assistant Superintendent of Educational Leadership. Her highly respected work focuses on building leadership capacity through coaching, collaboration, and building a positive culture of change which leads to dramatic improvements in teaching and learning. She now works as a full-time partner in […]