Author: Monica Horton

Monica Horton is founder and CEO of Lenica Consulting Group, guiding leadership and work teams through a process of visioning, strategy, and engagement for maximum organizational success. Horton serves on several public and not-for-profit boards including Ujima Language and Literacy, a 501(c)3 organization that uses literacy to educate, connect, and empower children and families, where she currently serves as board chair. She enjoys family time with her multi-talented husband of 19 years and her brilliant daughter.
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Why I Left the Black Church 18 Years Ago & Why Returning Was Imperative

Monica Horton

Two years ago, Ghanaian President Nana Akufo-Addo declared 2019 the “Year of Return.” Akufo-Addo welcomed African-Diasporans back to the motherland for self-discovery and renewal while being presented with economic opportunities to invest in Ghana, including options for dual citizenship. The Ghanaian president’s “Year of Return” coincided with the 400th anniversary of when the Transatlantic Slave […]

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