Mothyna James-Brightful has a mission to work with women and girls to build upon the quality of their lives and thus that of their families and communities. A professional public speaker for over 12 years, she has worked in the field of Sexual Violence prevention for the last 11 years. Sister Mothyna has honored speaking requests at numerous conferences, community programs and schools. Mrs. James-Brightful holds a Bachelors Degree in Journalism from Morgan State University and a Masters in Human Service Administration from The University of Baltimore. In recognition of her works, she has appeared in publications such as Black College Today, Ebony, Trends Magazine, Be What I Want to Be Magazine and The Afro-American Newspapers. She is also the co-author of Because I am a Queen…100 Affirmations for Daily Living. In addition to her commitment to her community, Sister Mothyna currently serves as the Director of Community Education with TurnAround Inc. a non-profit that works with victims of Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault. Her most recent publication is Engage Inspire Prevent: Strategies for Educating Teens on Sexual Violence. Sister Mothyna is the co-founder and Director of Operations for Heal a Woman to Heal a Nation, Inc.