Meet Dr. Trenice J. Brinkley, A Visionary Trailblazer in Media, Education, and Philanthropy. In the dynamic realms of media, education, and philanthropy, one remarkable individual stands out as a true trailblazer — Dr. Trenice J. Brinkley. A force to be reckoned with, she seamlessly navigates multiple roles with grace, leaving an indelible mark on the ever-evolving landscape.
Two Queens Media has been pioneering excellence since 2001. What can you share about this visionary endeavor?
Dr. Brinkley: As the owner of Two Queens Media, I have spearheaded an international public relations agency that has been setting benchmarks since its inception in 2001. This agency offers a comprehensive suite of services, from media relations and publishing to partnerships and brand protection. Renowned for its ability to catapult brands into the limelight, Two Queens Media is a testament to my industry knowledge and strategic prowess.
Please tell us about your commitment to education and mentorship.
Dr. Brinkley: As a true advocate for education, my commitment remains steadfast. My dedication includes nurturing young minds and instilling a profound passion for knowledge. As an alumna of the University of South Alabama, the University of North Alabama, Cornell, and Georgetown University, I personify an unwavering commitment to lifelong learning.
We would love to learn about your philanthropic initiatives. What can you share?
Dr. Brinkley: I sit on the board of the Women of Color Leadership Coalition and I'm a Proud member of Delta Sigma Theta, Inc. My philanthropic spirit shines through my nonprofit, Black & Ivy League, which recently launched an initiative supporting students by exposing them to Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) and assisting with dorm room setups.
We understand that you’ve received some prestigious awards. Congratulations! Brag all about it!
Dr. Brinkley: Thank you! Yes, I’ve received an honorary doctorate degree and was honored with two Presidential Lifetime Achievement Awards, recognizing my exceptional contributions to society. My impactful work with Women Entrepreneurs through her annual event “Let’s Do Lunch,” formerly Wine, Women & Networking, has also garnered recognition.
Looking ahead, what will you continue to achieve?
Dr. Brinkley: Being a change maker and connector.
More on Dr. Brinkley
Literary Contributions: Empowering Through Words
Dr. Brinkley’s literary legacy comprises four empowering books: “Beauty, Brains, Business, and Branding,” “Power Her Up: The Power Lies Within,” “Pitch Like Crazy,” and her latest release, “Media Galore for the Black PR Professional.” Through her words, she empowers readers to excel in their professional journeys.
Media Recognition and Global Influence
Dr. Brinkley’s influence extends far beyond her professional accomplishments, as evidenced by her features in esteemed media outlets such as Associate Press, Yahoo, Voyage Miami, Canvas Rebel, The Miami Times, The Miami Herald, Pretty Women Hustle, and Black Girl Rising. Her global impact continues to expand as she diversifies her expertise and networks with leaders across various industries.
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