She Quit

Today’s guest is Summer Nettles, a six-year Colorado resident and Emmy award-winning videographer, certified conflict resolution facilitator and adjunct professor of communications Summer Nettles decided to leave television news after defeating Non-Hodgkins Lymphoma in 2014. Since then Ms. Nettles has worked with local and state government agencies on everything from documentary films highlighting the disparities present in Denver’s communities of color, to developing strategic communications plans for social media outreach. Today Nettles serves as the CEO of her own company, Greater Purpose Media, LLC.
 
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Nettles is currently producing and directing her first solo documentary in partnership with Rocky Mountain PBS, entitled “She Quit.” The six-episode series focuses on the exodus of Black women from the traditional workforce as a result of its significant negative impacts on the health, finances, and relationships of African American women.

Summer Nettles can be reached at Summer@GreaterPurposeMedia.com. Visit Greater Purpose Media for more information on the series.