Dr. Tammira Lucas is the co-founder of Moms As Entrepreneurs (MAE). Tammira has a bold vision for helping people, and mothers in particular, in living their best possible lives. The demands on mothers are historically steep and their strengths and skills are an asset in any context. By offering entrepreneurial training, financial education, and the support of a mom entrepreneur community, Tammira’s program is designed to help mothers harness their full potential as entrepreneurs. If she sounds like somebody you want to meet, then you can find her at Upswell in two weeks!
Q: Who are you, what drives you, what are you working on, and why are you inspired to make the world a better place?
TL: I am Dr. Tammira Lucas Co-founder of Moms As Entrepreneurs. My purpose in life is to inspire others to blossom into their greatest potential to live their best lives.
Q: Favorite animal?
TL: My favorite animal is a lion. Bold, mighty, and protective!
Q: What drew you to a career in the social sector?
TL: I was drawn to the social sector as a career because I knew that if individuals like myself did not use our gifts and talents in the world to make a difference that we would all suffer. The only way to make change is to be the change.
Q: What do you hope to leave Upswell with?
TL: If I could walk away from Upswell with one big thing, it would be relationships with individuals that could help me grow my program. Relationship building is so important and I feel that is the one thing I lack on a national level.