In the latest episode from the Happy Hour series, we chat with Stacey Freeman. We are missing spending time socializing with girlfriends during this crazy COVID time, so we created this series to have a reason to chat with our friends, and we’re letting you listen in! Grab your drink of choice and join us as we talk about frivolous stuff, hard stuff, and everything in between.
Who We Talked To
Dr. Stacey Freeman is the Executive Director for the Bedari Kindness Institute at UCLA. In this inaugural role, she leads outreach and social impact strategy through community outreach programs and partnerships across and outside of UCLA. Stacey holds a Ph.D. in Educational Policy and Evaluation and has spent the last 15 years of her career developing national and international university partnerships with k-12 schools and nonprofit organizations.
As for her personal life, Stacey lives in Los Angeles, CA with her two elementary-aged children. After becoming a new mom, Stacey decided to share her love of fashion, family, food, and travel by starting a lifestyle blog called Posh in Progress. Since 2013, she continues to share her tips on all things parenting and lifestyle on her blog and social media. You can find her on all platforms at @poshinprogress.
What to Listen For
- Stacey’s role at the Kindness Institute at UCLA
- The challenges her biracial family is facing in 2020
- Fashion as a form of self care
- What Stacey is looking forward to as we head into the holidays
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