How It All Began...

Nearly 200 black women from across Kansas and Missouri, 30 black women led civic and social organizations, and six candidates representing every level of office - from congress to county clerk to - came together for the first ever nonpartisan, bi-state legislative forum specifically focused on black women voters and issues that impact their communities.  


ABOUT SHIRLEY'S KITCHEN CABINET

Michele created Shirley’s Kitchen Cabinet as a space to uplift the issues that matter and taking action! Not just talking about it but being about it. Former Natl Political Director for Bernie Sanders and current Director of Advocacy for ACLU Kansas.  

Additionally, Michele President of The Griot Group, a political consulting firm. She has been honored by the American Association of Political Consultants (AAPC) as one of the 40 best and brightest campaign professionals under 40 years old and was named one of Campaign & Election’s Rising Stars for 2017. She is the first Black and the first female operative to be honored with both national awards in the same year.  

QUESTIONS? Contact us at HEY@SHIRLEYSKITCHENCABINET.ORG