Past Appearances in 2019
Dr. Sheila Brooks, Founder, President and CEO of, SRB Communications released her first book, “Lucile H. Bluford and the Kansas City Call: Activist Voice for Social Justice.” She had an eventful 2018 Book Tour and she has only just begun! Check out some of the highlights from 2019 so far...
Behind the Scenes - Video Interviews
Dr. Brooks has begun a series of video interviews with various individuals who knew Lucile Bluford and those who impacted her, or were impacted by her life! Check out some fun photos of her interviews...and stay tuned for more!
Fireside Chat in Chicago, IL
Dr. Sheila Brooks traveled to Chicago to host a book event at Taste 222 with ComEd.
March 2019 - Women's History Month
50th NAACP Image Awards
Dr. Sheila Brooks was nominated for an NAACP Image Award in the Outstanding Literary Work category for “Debut Author”! She traveled to Los Angeles, California for the 50th Annual Awards Ceremony. While in L.A., Dr. Brooks began negotiating a television
documentary deal for her book!
Les Gemmes 12th Annual Literary Luncheon
Participating in the Nashville, Tennessee Les Gemmes 12th Annual Literary Luncheon was a great experience for Dr. Brooks. Not only did she meet new authors, but she obtained great exposure for her book, "Lucile H. Bluford and the Kansas City Call: Activist Voice for Social Justice.
PECO Network of Exelon Women &
Exelon African American Resource Alliance
Dr. Sheila Brooks traveled to PECO in Philadelphia to speak to their Network of Exelon Women group. This event was extra special because Michael Days, VP of Diversity and Inclusion for Philadelphia Media Network and Former Editor of Philadelphia Daily News, was the event moderator.
Ideal Electric Supply Corporation
Dr. Brooks spoke to her dear friend Cora William's company on the first day of Women's History Month. Cora Williams is the Founder and CEO if Ideal Electric Supply Corporation.
February 2019 - Black History Month
Baltimore Gas & Electric
“An Afternoon with Dr. Sheila Brooks & Inspiring Maryland Authors”
Dr. Brooks participated in a Black History Month Celebration with the Baltimore Gas & Electric chapter of the Exelon African American Resource Alliance to talk about her new book and the HeForShe movement.