As I listened to my gut alongside the military spouse community as the new Founder & CEO of the Paradigm Switch I clearly identified the problem but was still at a loss for the solution. As a result, I looked at our competition.

What were they doing and how…

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This is a word that I thought was only reserved for a few. I thought it was reserved for people who painted, sketched, built things with their hands, and could draw. In my head, the word creativity was directly related to art and art only. …

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Let’s be honest.

COVID-19 changed everything. The economy, the way we communicate, the way we work, the way our children go to school, and absolutely even the way we lead.

Have you slowed down enough to really let that sink in?

If your answer is no, then that is your…

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This is My Story

I have to be honest, I wish I was more mature and was in a place in my life where I didn’t feel the need to build an entire website to tell my story. …

A photo shared on Twitter by the Friends of the National World War II Memorial shows vandalism to the monument on the National Mall in Washington, D.C.

Do Black Veterans Count?

Echoing the demand for justice and equitable treatment for Black veterans

On Saturday, June 6th my family and I joined thousands of Americans in Washington, D.C. at Black Lives Matter Plaza. That day we marched to the White House demanding justice for George Floyd and the…

Welcome to both my black and non-black brothers and sisters. I have written this message of unity for you both but first I would like to address the non-black community.

Dear Non-Black People,

I know some of you are confused right now. I know that some of you are not…

Statement by the Board of Directors at The Paradigm Switch

In Times of Uncertainty, We Stick to our Values

At The Paradigm Switch, we are men, women, and queer; we include all races, cultures, religions, socioeconomic backgrounds, and gender identities. During painful times such as this, it is important to…

General Assembly partners with The Paradigm Switch to create learning pathways and bolster career success for military spouses.

Military spouses are no strangers to sacrifice. Between frequent moves, deployments, and all the other stressors that come from supporting our nation’s servicemembers, military spouses constantly put the needs of their families and their nation before themselves.

One of the first things to be put on the back burner is…

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