the women of denver
the women of denver

Chief Experience Officer,
Shay Johnson

The Voice of Denver


Shay Johnson is a Race & Culture Contributor at 9NEWS in Denver, Colorado.

Shay J is “Changing The Narrative” to amplify voices as a journalist, author, and highly sought-after event host and certified Eric Thomas speaker.

Denver’s official Juneteenth host is known for taking control of crowds and asking the questions we want the answers to.

The interview guru trained in film and television, as a graduate of New York’s American Musical and Dramatic Academy, and  Shay J continues to engage the nation and community in purposeful dialogue while cultivating a relationship with the community to become a voice they can trust.

The co-owner of The Women of Denver continues to bring diverse communities together and empower all voices at the table. 

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Since 2014, Women of Denver (WOD) has been the most diverse and active women’s organization in Denver. With over 50 events per year their dynamic network helps women increase their business knowledge, build leadership skills and connect with other powerful and inspiring women throughout the metro area.

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