Interview with Realtor Amy Jackson

By Jada Simone Fischer Lansing Mosaic had the pleasure of speaking with local realtor Amy Jackson in regards to her involvement and service within the Lansing community. With a personal motto of “Always serving - always selling,” it is evident that Amy believes she can gain success by having it in her heart to help … Continue reading Interview with Realtor Amy Jackson

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Join Us for 2018 Lansing Holiday Collaboration

Formerly known as Diversity Holiday Mixer, Lansing Holiday Collaboration is an inclusive event founded by Michigan Premier Events LLC and Lansing Mosaic LLC celebrating diversity in Lansing, MI with local Lansing leaders, professionals and entrepreneurs from diverse industries and backgrounds. This year’s 2nd annual event will be Thursday, December 6th 2018 from 6pm-8pm at Old … Continue reading Join Us for 2018 Lansing Holiday Collaboration

Interview with Rodney Page, Founder of Full Engagement Experience

Lansing Mosaic caught up with Rodney Page, founder of the Full Engagement Experience in Lansing, Michigan. Rodney Page began his violin studies at the age of 10. He earned both a bachelor’s and a master’s degree in music education at Michigan State University. During his collegiate career, Rodney Page also studied piano. After graduation, Page taught … Continue reading Interview with Rodney Page, Founder of Full Engagement Experience

Interview with James Defrees, Founder of The 517 Coffee Co

By Crystal Chen Lansing Mosaic caught up with James Defrees, founder of the 517 Coffee Co in Lansing, Michigan. His business is all about serving small-batch, craft-roasted coffee through community. He talks about what motivated him to start his business and challenges he is facing now. This summer, James Defrees keeps a quite busy schedule. … Continue reading Interview with James Defrees, Founder of The 517 Coffee Co

An Interview with Aondray Worthy, Owner of Majeste 931 LLC

Author Asha Dawsey “Dress how you want to be Addressed,” said Aondray Worthy, the owner of Majeste 931 LLC, when discussing the value of being a well-dressed man.  I had the pleasure of speaking with Worthy where he shared his experiences and many strides to build and obtain this successful business. Majeste 931, home-grown business … Continue reading An Interview with Aondray Worthy, Owner of Majeste 931 LLC

Interview with Program Manager for Arts Council of Greater Lansing Meghan Martin

By Jada Simone This Month we got the opportunity to speak with Meghan Martin, Program Manager for the Arts Council of Greater Lansing. The Arts Council of Greater Lansing supports many diverse artists and is helping the community engage with them through placemaking. LM: How did you get involved with the Arts Council Meghan Martin: … Continue reading Interview with Program Manager for Arts Council of Greater Lansing Meghan Martin

Interview with MSU Foundation Communications Manager Aaryn Richard: Conquer Accelerator

By Jada Simone Established in 1973, the Michigan State University Foundation is a non-profit corporation that fuels economic development initiatives. According the MSU Foundation’s website, the program focuses on the support of research, invention, and entrepreneurship. One of the programs sponsored by the MSU Foundation is the Conquer Accelerator. According to their website, the program … Continue reading Interview with MSU Foundation Communications Manager Aaryn Richard: Conquer Accelerator

Allen Neighborhood Center

Allen Neighborhood Center Joan Nelson is the executive director of Allen Neighborhood Center. The center is a community development agency serving the northeast quadrant of the city of Lansing, with the focus on health education, food access, housing improvement, social capital building and commercial corridor revitalization. During our Lansing Mosaic interview, Joan talks a little … Continue reading Allen Neighborhood Center

Interview with Delon Delafosse, Owner of Blings and Things By Delon.

Lansing Mosaic Caught up with Delon Delafosse who is the owner of Blings and Things By Delon. Her business sells jewelry and accessories. Delafosse explains what motivated her to start her own jewelry business and how she networks in Lansing, MI. Lansing Mosaic: Tell us about your business? When did you start and what is … Continue reading Interview with Delon Delafosse, Owner of Blings and Things By Delon.

Jerry Norris, Co-Founder of The Fledge- A New Ideation Maker Space, Incubator and Accelerator in Lansing, MI

By Jada Simone Fisher Lansing Mosaic got the opportunity to speak with local entrepreneur, Jerry Norris. Norris is one of the founders of The Fledge in Grand Ledge and is relocating it in Lansing, MI this month. Lansing Mosaic: Can you tell us a little about your business? Jerry Norris: The Fledge is a hyper-inclusive, … Continue reading Jerry Norris, Co-Founder of The Fledge- A New Ideation Maker Space, Incubator and Accelerator in Lansing, MI