Acamea is a critically acclaimed author, featured voice on prominent media outlets, TEDx and event speaker, empowerment coach, and someone whose aims to uplift others through herwords.

She is passionate about the art of storytelling and has been fortunate enough to apply this passion in being named a Top 100 Contributor with Yahoo! Sports, becoming a Top Writer on Medium, as well as working with Cosmopolitan magazine, the New York Post, Bustle, Blavity, mindbodygreen, SLAM, and Desert Companion magazine, among other publications. She has also authored e-books on some of the biggest names in music and pop culture for Hyperink Publishing and been featured on the FOX lifestyle television show, MORE.

When she is not writing, speaking, or doing something creative, she enjoys volunteering. Her favorite opportunities are those that involve at-risk youth. She grew up right outside Chicago, in Gary, IN. As someone who’s endured challenging circumstances, she feels like it is the honor of her life anytime she can serve as a positive example of what’s possible for these kids—against all odds.