S/He Empowers Expo for Young Adult Women!

Expo starts at 10 a.m. EST on Saturday, February 20!

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The S/HE Empowers Expo is the First Virtual Experience of Its Kind

Join Black women around the region for this one-of-a-kind virtual experience in February, the month of love. The S/HE Empowers Expo on Saturday, February 20 will feature provocative panels and engaging discussions about self-love, sexuality, sensuality, and health and wellness! Expo participants will get a fresh outlook on what it means to be sexually empowered as a Black woman and how to advocate for yourself and your health in any situation.

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Why Attend?

Access the information you want about sex, sensuality, sexual health and more in a vibrant, virtual atmosphere from the comfort of your home with the device of your choice.

Expert Speakers

Powerhouse lineup of who's who in the industry will lead panels aimed at Black women around sex, sexuality, sensuality, and wellness.

Your Sexy Topics

Engage around topics like being sexy, satisfied, confident, self-love, and the interconnection between mental, physical, and sexual health.

Entertaining Sessions

Connect with the experts to ask your intimate questions and interact with other S/HE Empowers Expo participants in a fun environment.

S/HE Empowers Speakers

This amazing group of expert speakers will inspire, inform, motivate, educate, entertain and engage you and other young women.

Shawnte' Spriggs

Shawnte' Spriggs Keynote Speaker

Shawnte' Spriggs is a resilience coach, HIV advocate, and author of newly released, "Undetected: More Than a Status".

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Portia Brown

Portia Brown

Portia Brown is a Brooklyn-based sex educator who specializes in working with women in their quest to improve their sex lives.

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Monique Campbell

Monique Campbell

Monique Campbell is the Peer Education Center & Youth Testing Coordinator at Whitman-Walker Health-Youth Services.

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Frenchie Davis

Frenchie Davis

Frenchie Davis is an expert on Human Sexuality, Public Leadership, and Health, focusing on emotional and sexual health.

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Shani Hart

Shani Hart

Shani Hart is a certified sexuality coach, sex educator, and co-owner of Hart's Desires, a premiere erotic boutique.

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Dwayne Lawson-Brown

Dwayne Lawson-Brown

Dwayne Lawson-Brown is a father, poet, playwright, health educator, and @RealTalkDC host discussing sexuality, health, and DMV.

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Dr. Cordelia Nwankwo, MD

Dr. Cordelia Nwankwo MD

Dr. Cordelia Nwankwo is a board-certified OB/GYN, known as "The Fit MD," who has a passion to empower women with information.

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Dr. Donna Oriowo

Dr. Donna Oriowo

Dr. Donna Oriowo is a renowned international speaker, clinical social worker, sex and relationship educator, and therapist.

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Tei Pearson

Tei Pearson

Tei Pearson is the founder of Love Advocates LLC, Community Relations VP for Cocobump.com, multi V-cast co-host, and a survivor!

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Nia Sutton, CHES

Nia Sutton CHES

Nia Sutton is a sexual health expert plus creator and host of Birds, Bees & Tease, a sexuality education and storytelling podcast.

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The Schedule

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shawnte' spriggs

Shawnte' Spriggs Opening and Keynote Address

What does sexual health in everything mean to you?" Author, Resilience Coach and HIV advocate Shawnte' Spriggs will share an uplifting and inspiring message about how to live on purpose and thrive in your health, wellness, and sexuality regardless of your status. She speaks to the heart of Black women and why the National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day matters to us all.

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Shani Hart and Portia Brown Speakers

Hey ladies! Keeping it sexy. You will love this thrilling yet informative conversation about how to optimize pleasure and orgasms during sex, exploring kinks, and toy play.

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  • monique campbell

Dwayne Lawson-Brown and Monique Campbell Speakers

Are men are more inclined to try new things in the bedroom? Get satisfied and learn how to know if your partner is truly satisfied or just faking it - from a man's perspective.

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  • tei pearson
  • frenchie davis

Nia Sutton, Tei Pearson, and Frenchie Davis Panelists

A lively session about what sexual confidence feels like and how that translates to the relationship with your partner and conversations you have with yourself and others.

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  • donna oriowo

Dr. Cordelia Nwankwo and Dr. Donna Oriowo Panelists

This panel of experts will lead a discussion around the intersection of your mental and physical health, and how sexual health, sexuality, and wellness are connected to both.

Sponsors

The S/HE Empowers Expo is made possible due to the generous support of its sponsors, Heart to Hand and DC Health.

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