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WE BE Episode 3-Their Voices. Their Stories. Domestic Violence Survivors

October 31, 2019

Co Hosts, Laquita Abrams, Yamika Stephens, and Irene Wade 

To bring awareness to domestic violence In Her Space and the women of WE BE talk with domestic violence survivors Cint Kava, Shanda Campbell of She Speaks Magazine and Laquita Abrams.  These courageous women share their stories of triupmh and their continous journey toward healing. Shanda Campbel of Speak Woman Magazine is hosting her Speak Woman Magazine & Marketing Overcoming Domestic Violence Fashion Show Oct 27, 2018. An amazing real, enlightning, and powerful interview. 


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Tiffany R Wood-I Wish I Had A Daddy Stage Play

October 10, 2018

Irene Wade interviews Tiffany R Wood (Executive Producer, Writer) and Marva Williams Parker (Director) of the play I Wish I Had A Daddy. She discusses her journey to getting to the root of her mental health difieciencies by acknowledging the hurt of being fatherless at a young age. Coming from the heart of a women Tiffany speaks about how she used her hurt to create an avenue to minister to other young women who may be experiencing similar hurt.  With a phenomenal cast of Dayton, OH's finest she and Marva Williams capture the spirit of the play which is promising to bring healing and breakthrough. 

For more information about I Wish I Had a Daddy the play visit

Pink Ribbon Day of Pampering

October 02, 2018

Zontaye Richardson as she discusses her 2nd Annual Day of Pampering Event with Talkative Tonii Cherie and Make A Sound Organization. This is an amazing event to honor and celebrate women who are Breast Cancer Survivors! You can still contribute to this amazing event by donating to $thezedealz by Cash App! Listen to this inspiring interview!!

Broken Beautifully with LaKiesha Heard-Don't Give Up On Yourself

August 30, 2018

rene Wade interviews LaKiesha Heard about her upcoming event Walk In My Shoes and her blog Broken Beautifully. LaKiesha disscusses her journeyof going through a break-up but finding her purpose in telling her story and encouraging other women that they too can make it. LaKiesha share motivational and inspiring insight on how to regain value in self the power of faith, love and forgiveness. Powerful Interview!  

For More information about her upcoming event and her blog go to

LeKeisha Nicole Grant- Celebrate Those Wins/Ambitious and Annoyed

August 10, 2018

LeKeisha Nicole Grant is founder and owner of Ambitious and Annoyed, a company that teaches the power of goal setting. For the month of August LeKeisha is celebrating her one year anniversary as well as celebrating her birthday month. In the interview LeKeisha discusses celebrating our wins and accepting positive critique for business growth. An informative and motivating interview. 

Lekeisha is hosting a goal boarding workshop on Saturday August 19, 2018.

For more information about Ambitious and Annoyed visit

Juanita Darden-Jones Business Is A Marathon

August 07, 2018

Irene Wade interviews, business owner, entrepreneur, business professional Juanita Darden-Jones. Juanita Darden-Jones is the owner of Third perk Coffeehouse & Wine Bar She discusses her personal journey and the process of becoming a successful entrepreneur. She discusses upcoming events and the importance of community supporting local businesses. With sound advice Juanita encourages new and aspiring business owners and shares joys and challenges of business ownership.

For more information about Third Perk visit

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Talkative Tonii C- Make A Sound

July 31, 2018

Irene Wade interviews Talkative Tonii C as she discusses her community organization Make A Sound and how she is on a mission to empower women and children to reclaim their lives and live their best lives. Joined in discussion with Sharrell Lo founder of Dayton Alumni Relays. Talkative Tonii C discusses how she overcame her negative self image and came into herself to walk in her passion and purpose. She wants to empower women to forgive themselve, know their true worth, and live a life of love and freedom. 


Sharrell Lo and Dayton Alumni Relays-Self Care Is Not Selfish

July 20, 2018

Sharrell Lo and Talkative ToniiC talk about the importance of self care and physical fitness. They also discuss details about their upcoming event The Dayton Alumni Relays. This event is a benefit to raise awareness and financial support to local community organizations. Also learn about the organization  Make A Sound an organization on a mission to empower women and their families. 

Krystal Hill, A Mother's Heart: From Pain to Purpose

May 09, 2018

Irene Wade interviews Kristal Hill, mother of Kami Smith and founder of Kami Kares, a community organization Kristal founded to meet the immediate needs of individuals and families in the community. Kristal also hosts facebook live faith sessions in which she ministers to the viewers. Kristal shares her grief as a mother and how she uses service to others to help keep the legacy of her daughter alive. An amazing testimony of pain, purpose, love, resilience and triumph! You will be inspired by this interview! 

Actor Vincent Ward, Don't Sell Your Soul

April 21, 2018

Irene Wade interview Vincent Ward as he discusses his journey in his acting career. He encourages listeners to never give up on their dreams and to never sell themselves short in the entertainment business. Vincent Ward is a successful actor known for his role as Oscar in "The Walking Dead" a popular cable TV series. Vincent Ward is a native Daytonian who returns home to speak to youth on the power of pursuing your dreams. A powerful and insightful interview. 

Bryant Louis Bentley Pursuing Your Dreams-The Public Film

February 27, 2018

Bryant Bentley interview with In Her Space
Interview with Bryant Bentley (actor) and Irene Wade (show host) to discuss his LA movie premiere for The Public (, upcoming showings of All or Nothin' ( and other projects.

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Bryant Louis Bentleyhas traveled the country acting in theatrical performances. His theater creditsinclude Willie in Master Harold and theBoys (Clarence Brown Theater); Jackie Robinson in Most Valuable Player (Indiana Repertory Theater); Walter Lee in A Raisin in the Sun (Wright StateUniversity); Ceasar Wilkers in August Wilson’s Gem of the Ocean (Human Race Theater); Booth in Topdog/Underdog (Phoenix Theater); Levee Green in Ma’Rainey’s Black Bottom; Junior in Between Riverside and Crazy and Gabriel in Fences.He has also appeared in productions like Jitney,Two Trains Running, The Exonerated, Five Guys Named Moe, Greater Tuna,Cinderella, Blues for an Alabama Sky, and Plenty of Time.

Bryant has receivednumerous awards including the Central Ohio Theater’s Critics 14th Annual Pollfor Seasonal Achievement Best Actor Award for his portrayal of Boy Willie inAugust Wilson’s The Piano Lesson(CATCO Theater). Bryant completed his third reprisal role of Boy Willie at thePortland Playhouse Theater. The production was recognized as number one in theTop Ten Best Theater in Portland. 
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Zontaye Richardson Entrepreneurship With Purpose

February 21, 2018

Irene Wade interviews Zontaye Richardson owner of Theze Dealz Thrift Store in Dayton, OH. Zontaye discusses her successes and challenges in business and the necessity to be resilient despite one’s circumstances. She share her journey in making her vision become a reality. With faith, and love Zontaye serves her customers with purpose to build bridges throughout the community.

Tell Your Story with Chandi Allen Bozeman

January 23, 2018

Chandi Allen-Bozeman shares her personal journey and how she is on a mission to change negative self-perceptions and to inspire women to greatness. This a powerful interview that leave you feeling empowered and motivated to pursue your dreams. For more information about Chandi Allen-Bozeman's conference check out

Happy New Year!!!! We are celebrating out 20th Episode Welcoming The Afrocentric Social Worker Podcast to In Her Space!

January 01, 2018

The In Her Space community welcomes The Afrocentric Social Worker Podcast hosted by Manicka Thomas LISW. Manicka discusses the topic of mental health awareness and the impact that it can have in creating change in our community. She discusses the importance of African Americans being the center of the solution driven outcomes that impact out families and most importantly our children.  Manicka is a licensed social worker with  experience in working with children and families. She is committed to helping families overcome social hurdles and provide supportive tools to help them achieve their goals.   The Afrocentric Social Worker Podcast will be a welcome addition to In Her Space and we are excited about what is to come!!! For more information about Manicka visit her website at 

Celebrating Kwanzaa-Honoring our Culture and Legacy Broadcast in Women

December 24, 2017

Awesome interview to discuss the upcoming Kwanzaa Celebration with Dayton Africana Elder’s Council Tuesday Dec. 26-Sunday January 1, 2018.

 Irene Wade interviews Mama Nozipo Glenn, Professor Amaha Sellassie, Tiffany Brown NP, and Sharon Dugger.   The discuss the seven principles of Kwanzaa and how important those principles are to building community and honoring our culture and heritage. 

Mama Nozipo Glenn, community activist, Elder of Dayton Africana Elder’s Council, one of the pillars in our community, Queen Mama, and community photographer.

Professor Amaha Sellassie is the director of the Center of Applied Social Issues, co-director of West Dayton Strong, President of Gem City Market, and Nation Builder of Dayton Africana Elder’s Council. 

Tiffany Brown a nurse practitioner, community activist, radio show host of Healthy Living on Air of WDAO Dayton, and co-director of West Dayton Strong Youth Program.

Sharon Dugger a native Daytonian, a proud mother, creator and founder of Just Oil Hair and Body Solutions, she is also very active in the Nguzo Saba and Developing Butterflies, a big sister program in Dayton, OH.

Breathtakingly Black with Janel Lanae-The Value of Self Care

December 07, 2017

Irene Wade interviews, Janel Lanae founder of "Head to Toe Beauty & Co.: Beauty Redefined". Head to Toe Beauty & Co. defines beauty as a light that shines from within a person from entities such as their character and evolution, while still recognizing the importance of it reflecting onto their exterior image through self-care. Janel is on a mission to impact the lives of women and to support organizations that do the same. She is hosting an Event Breathtakingly Black an exposition of the Black Queen. Hosted by the lovely JiGi Deniro, this breathtaking event features 3 full runway sets, LIVE performing artists, professional dancers, LIVE music, giveaways, and more.

Proceeds will benefit the amazing "Ebony Pearls" ; a nonprofit organization based in Dayton, Ohio that focuses on striving to create environments conducive to the education and growth of young girls in the community. They instill a sense of obligation in each girl to be successful, productive, uplifting, service minded individuals.

For More Information about Janel Lanae Facebook:

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2 Feet In With Mitch Dunbar-Never Give Up on Your Passion

December 07, 2017

Irene Wade interviews Mitch Dunbar as he talks about his book 2 Feet In, the impact of legacy and the drive to never lose your passion. Mitch Dunbar discusses his family and legacy. He is on a entrepreneurial mission to build up the community and to work with other artist that have the same desire. For more information about his book and artistry check out his website Facebook: Bar Legacy Mitch

MC, Mitch Dunbar aka Mitch D. made a solid name for himself as a writer and rhyme spitter. He is a powerful MC, an author and a savvy businessman with over 15 years of song writing and recording experience. Born and raised in Dayton, Ohio, Mitch began writing raps at the age of 14. The very first rap he wrote earned him praise from his friends and peers. Mitch never looked back. Always seeking advice from his grandfather Greg Webster who is an original member (drummer) of the legendary funk band The Ohio Players, Mitch has soaked up a lot of business pertaining to making and selling music.


After a failed attempt to take his life in 2010 where Mitch was shot twice, he decided to recreate his image and began writing his self-published literary work. His first book titled "2 Feet In" is an autobiography/ self-help read for up and coming artists who want to make it to the next level of the music game. Anyone young or old can relate and gain insight on how to be a dream catcher by reading this book.Mitch Dunbar is on a mission to impact our inner city at risk youth and has been laying the ground work for his Reading is Still Fundamental campaign in in Dayton. He travels the country visiting youth programs, detention centers, jails, schools and camps to share his life testimony.

Give Because He Gave with Ashley Browning-So Loved Night of Giving

December 05, 2017

Irene Wade interviews Ashley Browning founder and visionary of So Loved a project based organization in the Dayton community.  She discusses legacy and how those closest to her has made an impact on her life.  She is on a mission to pour into the lives of other young people who are making a difference in the community.  Her upcoming event So Loved Night of Giving  (Saturday December 9, 2017 at 7pm) brings together the community to benefit Polished Girlz an organization that benefits women hospitlized with beauty products to inspire and uplift them.   For more information about So Loved and future events go to

Ashley N. Browning is a graduate of Kentucky State University, where she received a BA in Criminal Justice and a graduate of the University of Kentucky, where she received her Master’s in Rehabilitation Counseling. Recently, she received her certification in Chemical Dependency from Union College.

In 2013, Ashley moved back to Dayton, Ohio and started, SoLoved, a project based organization that is committed to assisting different populations in the local community through outreach and monthly initiatives. The focal scripture of the organization is John 3:16. Which states that God SOLOVED the world that HE gave…; which encourages us to give. Through Ashley’s leadership and execution of various community focused events and initiatives, SoLoved has been able to meet the needs in the community, not only physically, but emotionally and spiritually.

Ashley’s most recent endeavor of starting her own business, Browning Enterprises, LLC, where she will continue to serve her community as a non-for-profit and small business consultant and independent contractor. Ashley is inspired to continue the legacy of her grandfather, Harry C. Browning.

The Bennu Project with Author Tyrone Givens

November 18, 2017

Irene Wade interviews  Tyrone Givens,best selling author, of The Bennu Project. He discusses how he infuses this science fiction work with historical facts in order to engage and educate readers.  He also discusses his passion for community and family and how that has impacted his writings.  He is joined in the studio with his wife, two sons and his mentor Valerie Coleman.  An awesome interview that reveals the heart of the writer and his passion to impact the lives of readers in a positive way. 

Author Bio

Fed up with the stereotypical caricatures used to falsely portray the Black culture, Tyrone Givens is committed to creating heroes and heroines as positive images for our children. To reverse the less-than-flattering qualities that diminish self-esteem, self-worth and cultural value, this master storyteller entertains readers with science fiction plots infused with historical facts often omitted from school curriculum.

Givens, a home-school educator whose high school-aged children are attending college, is a multi-lingual, federally-licensed airplane pilot. The Bennu Project is the culmination of his passions: empowering Black children, accurate depiction of our history, and rebuilding our community. 

Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram : The Bennu Project 

Arise and Ignite with Tasha Washington-Harris

November 05, 2017

Irene Wade interviews Tasha Washington Harris, radio host of Real Talk with Tasha.  She discusses her journey in finding her voice in ministry and is on a mission to help others do the same.  She shares information about her upcoming event Arise and Ignite Prophetic, Prayer, and Worship Gathering Wednesday Nov 15 at 6pm -Friday Nov 17 at 6pm each night.  An authentic, real, and compelling conversation about life and ministry. 

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Intentional Leadership with Jo'el Jones and Shenise Turner-Sloss

November 03, 2017

Irene Wade interviews Jo'el Jones (running for Dayton School Board) and Shenise Turner-Sloss (running for City of Dayton Commission) they both discuss their personal passions and why they are committed to serve their community even through challenges. They discuss balancing family and work life and the importance of having a solid inner circle to lean on. They challenge residents to engage and hold their elected officials accountable so that change can take place for all residents. A powerful and enlightening discussion by women committed to serve their community.

Facebook: Jo'el Jones 

Facebook: Shenise Turner-Sloss for the City of Dayton Commision 


Health Wellness, and Self Accountability w/Yamika Stephens

November 01, 2017

Irene Wade interviews Yamika Stephens of YLS Fitness and Exercise Coaching LLC, Dayton, OH. She share how it is important to live and not just survive. She gives pratical application strategies to relieve stress and to move toward wholistic wellness. She offers various classes through out the Dayton community to introduce individual to yoga and also provide instruction for those who are more advanced.  She shares her personal experience with chronic illness and how the loss of a loved one inspired her to pursue the lifestyle of healthy living. You will be inspired, challenged and motivated to be fit for 2018! Yamika will also lead attendees through guided medition at the Vision Speaks Symposum hosted by In Her Space. 

For more information on Yamika Stephens and her services:


Instagram: yls.fitnesscoaching

You Belong In High Places, Intentional Business and Ministry withDaQuawna Farrow

October 30, 2017

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Irene Wade interview Elder DaQuawna Farrow about the launch of her new apparel line I Am Royal Wear in May of 2007. Her popular Tee "I Do Queen Things" is inspiring and encourages individuals to be their best selves.  She talks about how it was important that her launch represented her brand and communicated her mission to the people she connected with. Through her ministry and mentorship, she encourages other that they are not their circumstance but they are only a product of those circumstances.  Through hard work, faith, intentionality, and consistency  one can overcome obstacles and live the life that God intended for them to live. Truly a powerful, authentic, and inspiring interview! 


DaQuawna Farrow is a native of Dayton, OH. She attended and graduated from Wayne High School. Being an ambitious student, she graduated from high school a year early. She attended Eastern Michigan University majoring in Political Science and Public Law and Government, where many doors were opened for her to travel abroad and touch the lives of many of her peers. She participated in extracurricular activities, such as mock trial, political science honors society, student government and many more. She received her Bachelor of Science with honors. She is currently a Masters Student pursuing a degree in Leadership and has a passion for public service.She enjoys ministry in various forms to all people! Her goal is serve and inspire people to know their true identity, royalty!

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Instagram & Twitter (Personal/Ministry): @daqfarrow

Instagram & Twitter (Business): @iamroyalwear

Motherhood and Entreprenuership with LaTeasa Spears

October 27, 2017

Irene D. Wade interview LaTeasa Spears, mother, entreprenuer, Amazon Best Selling Author, LaTeasa Spears of Dayton, OH.  She gives a candid interview on the challenges of marriage and motherhood and how she personally maintains a balanced life.  She encourages stay-at-home mothers that they can have more if they let go of procrastination and walk confidently in their purpose.  A wonderful interview for all. Also introducing LaTeasa as our newest contributor for In Her Space Blog! 


LaTeasa R. Spears, a woman of God, wife and mother of five is an Amazon Best Selling Author, Inspirational Speaker and Entrepreneur. Her book, “Taking the Kingdom by Storm: One Godly Marriage at a Time” is a motivational tool for those who are married as well as an encouraging yet thought provoking tool for those considering marriage. It’s LaTeasa’s desire to be a catalyst for positive change in the realm of Godly marriages. Though she wears many hats, she still makes time to spend with her family and worship the Lord!


LaTeasa can be reached by email at, and on social media:

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Tiffany Wood Discusses Mental Health Awareness and Celebrating Her 30th Birthday!

October 13, 2017

Irene Wade interview Min. Tiffany would about mental health awareness and her upcoming Opressiona and Depression discussion to be held Saturday October 28th at 10 am for more information visit

Tiffany is also celebrating her 30th birthday on Saturday October 14th at 10am at the Mt. Pisgah Church of Dayton OH. All are wellcome to attend. 

An exciting powerful, informative interview! 

Min. Catheryn Young Discusses Meaningful Mentorship

October 10, 2017

Min. Catheryn Young discusses the importance of meaningful mentorship. She talks about her own experience with mentorship and how she was inspired by other women to become a mentor to others. Min. Young provides spiritual wisdom and also pratical advice to help women who are in search for support in their lives. You will be blessed by the ministry of Min. Young! Min. Young will be speaking at the upcoming Pre-Women's Day Pink and Purple Gathering on Saturday October 21st 11am-2pm at 900 Lexington Ave Dayton,OH. Min Young along with others will be sharing in workshops, and lunch will be provided. For more information visit  

Valerie Coleman Talks Love and Relationships and Self-Awareness

October 10, 2017

Irene Wade interviews Valerie J. Lewis Coleman who discusses love and relationships, self-awareness and becoming the queen that you already are! Valerie gives real, sound, and powerful advice to help you meet your relationship goals! This interview will have you laughing, challenge you, but also inspire you. Whether you are married, single, or dating this interview is relevant and empowering.  Valerie also discusses her upcoming event It's Still Raining Men at The Goody Box Chronicles on Saturday October 21, 2017 6pm-9pm. Guest will receive pampering, dinner, a phenomenal male panel and much more! For more information about this vent and to register go to, seating is limited. 

Irene Wade interviews the powerfully anointed Psalmist Tonya Baker. Psalmist Baker speaks to women about the power of worship and overcoming challenges to walking in the calling God has placed on our lives.  She also discusses her upcoming event to be held Saturday October 14th VAM session Vocal Awakening and Mastery Sessions. This event is  for all aspiring artists, worship leader, worship/choir members, professional speakers, etc. Learn various techniques, tips, vocal education and much more to protect, strengthen & enhance your voice. For more information about the event check our Psalmist Tonya Baker's website at

Budget Like A Boss With Emerald Sparks

October 05, 2017

Irene Wade interviews Emerald Sparks to discuss how to Budget Like a Boss. Emerald is the Author of Vision. Future. Reality. How To Budget Like a Boss. She is passionate about empowering women to take control of their finances so that they live the life they truly want to live. To find out more information about her book go to

Rock Da Vote with Carlos Buford and Mathias D.

September 27, 2017

Irene Wade interviews Carlos Buford of Urban Citizens for Social Justice and Mathias Detamore of Miami Valley Progressive Caucus to discuss the importance of voting in the off year elections. They encourage community members who may feel disconnected and disengaged to get involved and exercise their right to vote. Your Voice, Your Vote Matters!

Agaytha Corbin and Embracing the Journey

September 18, 2017

Irene Wade interviews Agaytha Corbin community leader for CDCRC (Community Development Corporation Resource Consortium) and owner of Speaking Grace. She shares her own personal experience on embracing the journey and gives powerful insight into being successful in business and in ministry.  She also shares an upcoming event The Focus, Fit and Fabulous Symposium that will be held on the Central State University West Dayton Campus. For more information go to or call (937) 951-4187

Jamica Garrison and Community Engagement

September 15, 2017

Irene Wade interviews Jamica Garrison on In Her Space podcast as she discusses her personal experience with community engagement. She discusses the power of the collective voice of the people and its impact on effective change. Jamica also share the work of local organizations that serve the community. She talks about the power of community collaboration between organizations to effect change in the community,  Jamica share information about Neighborhoods Over Politics.  For more information about Neighborhoods Over Politics go to

Podcast #1 Shasta Sain and the Power of Networking!

September 08, 2017

Celebrate our first podcast recording with us! 
Our host was the lovely Shasta Sain Of Hustle Beautifully, LLC. 
Shasta provided powerful insight on the power of networking, the importance of selfcare and how her faith intersects with business. #Powerful #Authentic #Refreshing

Shasta is hosting the Hustle Beautifully Sweet Tea Event on Saturday September 16, 2017. 

There will be speakers and vendors that will be there to refresh every area of your life. 
Be there! For more information go to…ets-36672224611
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