Corrie, Sarah, Sally, Monica, & Emily
Debra Wallace: she rocs
The 2019 LTYM Production Team
LTYM Production Alumnae
"The fastest way to change society is to mobilize the women of the world."
Corrie Spike Carter
Corrie operates her own branding, public relations and marketing business where she supports women-owned businesses, entrepreneurs and nonprofit organizations. She is an actor and writer for Polite Ink Improv & Sketch Comedy in Rochester and was named an Artist in Residence for the city's Multi-use Community Cultural Center (MUCCC) for 2019. Corrie is an original member of the Listen to Your Mother production team, who helped bring the show to Rochester in 2015, and now serves as its Executive Director. To date, Listen to Your Mother Rochester has been seen by nearly 2,500 people and raised over $30,000 dollars to support the city's most at-risk families.
Monica has shared her love for people, writing, and powerful stories with students for twenty years, a tenure during which she has enjoyed attempting to master the art of teaching creatively and equitably. Professionally, she is also a writer & producer; personally, she is committed to learning about dismantling systems of oppression, leveraging privilege to raise others up, and combating ignorance. Monica is the Chief Creative & Executive Director behind Roc The Mic, which, in addition to staging LTYMR tonight, will be producing "Bear With Me: Stories About Labor & Birth" for the Healthy Baby Network, in June.
Born and raised in Rochester, Erin works in marketing at a local investment firm. When she is not working or writing, Erin spends her time volunteering for Teen Empowerment and the Monroe Community College Foundation. She recently performed a one-woman show at the Rochester Fringe Festival about her online dating experiences called “You Are No Match For Me” and was in the 2018 Listen to Your Mother Rochester show.
Raquel Walker is a woman evolving! She is a
Lover of all things holistic and a poet. She enjoys balances me time, massage school, entrepreneurship, parenting two wonderful boys, being a supportive partner to her husband, and being a part-time employee at Teen Empowerment.
She believes that “this one wild and crazy life” is for living fully and experiencing deeply with friends, family and kindred spirits.