Welcome to Brilliant Black Girl, Inc.!

This blog will be used to keep you informed about all things #BrilliantBlackGirl! Check here frequently for posts about where BBG has been asked to speak, any events that we may hold and for the most up-to-date information about our non-profit. Specifically, this blog will serve as a way to highlight a different #BrilliantBlackGirl every week, using the hashtag, #FeatureFridays. If you or someone that you know would like to be featured, feel free to send an email to We look forward to sharing some #BlackGirlGenius with you!

Meet Dominique Key

Meet Dominique Key, an #alumKNIGHT from the University of Central Florida! 🖤💛 She majored in Legal Studies & earned a Bachelors of Science. Currently, Dominque teaches English as a Second Language (ESOL) in South Korea. She also PROUDLY serves as the founding Treasurer for Brilliant Black Girl, Inc.! This is what makes her a #BrilliantBlackGirl! 💜 #UCF #LegalStudies #alumKNIGHT#InternationalEducator #FeatureFriday#BrilliantBlackGirl #blackatapwi#blackgirlsgraduate

Meet Alexandra Thompson!

Meet Alexandra Thompson! An #alumKNIGHT from the University of Central Florida and #GatorGrad from University of Florida. After obtaining her B.A. in Advertising and Public Relations with additional study in Marketing and Writing & Rhetoric, she went on to obtain her Masters in Mass Communication with Specialization in Social Media. She is currently a Creative Producer for GMG/CBS Station WKMG News 6 as well as heavily involved in her sorority, Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. She credits her success to a resounding connection with the strong women she has surrounded herself with and continuously strives to make mental health a topic of conversation for women and minorities. This is what makes her a #BrilliantBlackGirl! 💜 #FeatureFridays#UCF #UF #AlphaKappaAlpha #PiPsi#PublicRelations #BlackGirlsGraduate#blackatapwiIMG_0244

#FeatureFridays: Sierra Cater, M.A.


Meet Sierra Cater, a double #alumKNIGHT of the University of Central Florida! In high school, Sierra was the ONLY Black girl in her Honors courses. As a #firstgen college graduate, Sierra went on to earn a Bachelors in Psychology & then a Master’s of Arts in Educational Leadership. Now, Sierra works as a Coordinator of Academic Advising Services at her alma mater. This is what makes her a #BrilliantBlackGirl! 💜 #FeatureFridays #FirstGen #BlackAndHooded #UCF