Advisory Board members, Keely and Mauricio, have a conversation about seeking help for their mental health. This interview is part of a series on Channel Kindness Radio in which members of Born This Way Foundation’s Advisory Board interview each other about their various experiences, perspectives, and hopes.
You can check out the podcast below and the transcript here!
Keely C. (she/her/hers) is an Entrepreneur and Disability Activist dedicated to making social, systematic, and economic change. As the founder and CEO of C Talent, Keely has been named a Forbes 30 Under 30 honouree, Diana Award winner, an AdWeek Young Influential, GBEA Young Entrepreneur of the Year. Keely is a Forbes Contributor and has spoken as a Disability Subject Matter Expert for companies and organizations including, The LEGO Group, United Nations, Google, UCLA, NBC, Cannes Film Festival, and Virgin Media among others. Keely founded her first company at a young age during her time in hospital, which developed into C Talent. C Talent is an award-winning talent management company that represents high-profile Deaf and Disabled talent.
Mauricio C. (he/him/his) is from Uruguay and is pursuing a bachelor’s degree in law. He believes providing skills to a community is the way to build a kinder and braver world. Mauricio is passionate about learning new things in all areas of knowledge.