Yvonne Orji is perhaps best known for her knockout performance as Issa Rae's best friend, Molly, in the hit HBO comedy series, Insecure, currently in its fourth season. The show follows the friendship of two modern-day black women and all of their uncomfortable experiences and racy tribulations.
Lately, Orji has been proudly sharing the Nigerian-American perspective on all things millennial through her podcast, Jesus and Jollof. Outside of her creative work, she is dedicated to charitable efforts and currently lends her time and voice as a R(ED) Ambassador, a Literacy Champion for Jumpstart and working with JetBlue for Good. Orji currently resides in Los Angeles.
Tyler Merritt is an actor, musician, comedian, and activist behind The Tyler Merritt Project. Raised in Las Vegas he has always had a passion for bringing laughter, grace, and love into any community that he is able to be a part of. For over twenty years now he has spoken to audiences ranging from elementary school students to nursing home seniors. His television credits include ABC's Kevin Probably Saves The World, Netflix's Messiah, Netflix's Outer Banks, Disney/Marvel's Falcon and the Winter Soldier and Apple TV's upcoming series Swagger. Tyler's viral videos "Before You Call the Cops" and "Walking While Black" have been viewed by over 60 million people worldwide with “Before You Call The Cops” being voted the number one most powerful video of 2020 by NowThis Politics. He is a Cancer survivor who lives in Nashville, Tennessee.
Kaelin and Kyrah Edwards are YouTube personalities and social media influencers that have impacted millions of people with a brand centered upon displaying their faith in the day-to-day journey of life as a young married Christian couple. With millions of followers on social media, they are thought leaders to their generation. Convinced life is not to be lived alone, their audience comes alongside to do life together with them. The couple resides in Dallas, Texas with their two children, Karter and Kaiser.
Connect with the Edwards family on all major social media platforms @KaelinAndKyrah, or at KaelinAndKyrah.com.
Natalie Franke is one of the founders of the Rising Tide Society—a community of 77,000 creative entrepreneurs who gather in over 400 cities around the world in the spirit of community over competition. She took a hashtag (#communityovercompetition) and turned it into a movement and vibrant community that now spans the globe. Natalie currently lives in Annapolis, Maryland with her husband and son, and serves as the Head of Community for HoneyBook and Rising Tide—leading a team of world changers in the pursuit of empowering the creative economy to rise together doing what they love.
Worthy Books is an imprint of the Hachette Nashville division of Hachette Book Group. Worthy is an inspirational adult and children’s book publisher specializing in Christian authors and bestselling nonfiction and fiction books. Worthy focuses on a boutique list of books across a broad spectrum: inspiration, fiction, Bible study, current events, devotion, leadership, biography, and personal growth. Worthy is comprised of three imprints: Worthy Books, Ellie Claire, and WorthyKids/Ideals.