“I grew up in a pretty diverse but still predominantly white area. It’s been interesting growing up and either not talking about being black or talking about it in the context of me being really white, feeling the need to fit in one or the other when really I do fall in the middle, not knowing how to do my hair because my [white] mom had no idea, and figuring out what this life of being mixed is.”
We talk with Marathon Digital’s Account Manager Micayla Brewster about what it’s like to work on Hamilton’s social media team, her “theatergoing hair,” and boldly going after what you want.
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