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De Nichols Joins Board of Directors of Brazen St. Louis

St. Louis, MO –The Brazen St. Louis Board of Directors today announced the election of five new members: Sarah Arnosky, Jamey Edgerton, Jackie Kirouac-Fram, De Nichols and Kendall Norris. These new members join a board of accomplished community leaders dedicated to Brazen St. Louis’ mission of helping women entrepreneurs grow their businesses in order to create economic prosperity.

Don’t Struggle Alone.

So often, we receive messages from social groups, families, histories, media, and cultural norms that tell us to hide our pains and give the world only our best selves. This pressure to always be “on” leaves a lot of people—including myself—navigating this world in silence about the struggles we face. For some, it may be a hidden sickness. For others, it may be a financial challenge. And for more, it may simply be struggles with insecurity, confidence, inadequacy, or even mental health.

We Won Chouteau Greenway Competition

De Nichols is a member of the Stoss Landscape Urbanism team, which won the 2018 Chouteau Greenway Design competition launched by Great Rivers Greenway with unanimous decision of it jury. 

via Great Rivers Greenway:

St. Louis – May 2, 2018 –The Chouteau Greenway Design Competition partners and jury have selected the team

A 2018 DETOUR Is upon Us

Around this time every year, I enter a deep wave of travel, speaking, and co-creating across the nation, and this year, it begins this week. (Outside of traveling home for my nephew’s first birthday, I’ve been sitting still so far to complete teaching my first college course, Design as a Catalyst for

Taking on the VEDA Challenge

As social influencers, building a YouTube channel is of course one of the best methods to expand your reach, build your platform, and deepen the impact of your work.
This month, learn, connect, and take adventures with me DAILY as I take on #VEDA2018—the Vlog Everyday in April challenge.
VEDA is one

Confidence for Consistency

#stickynotetoself 587 “Confidence is a force for consistency.”

When we think about the people who have achieved mastery in their fields, it has often come by building habits of consistent practice, engagement, or production. Often when we are inconsistent with our goals, there might be a lot of reasons at play,