Entrepreneur & Business Expert
The daughter of Mexican immigrants, Corissa began her career as a middle school teacher after earning degrees at Cal Poly Pomona and UCLA. Working as a Los Angeles public school teacher during the height of the great recession inspired Corissa to launch her first mission-driven company. In 2007, Corissa and her partners opened Legacy Full Circle, a company dedicated to educating low to middle-income families about financial literacy and planning. Inspired to fill gaps for her community, she then...
what this space is about
Blazing the way for others.
This space is intended to be a resource space. A space to make positive impact on women in business. A place where the potential to change lives and inspire women to become key drivers of economic growth in their communities.
Corissa hopes to create a digital space where she can share her knowledge and expertise, in order to, inspire others to take action on their biggest dreams. She provides the resources, strategies, and struggles related to business ownership and entrepreneurship.
Welcome to this community.
The Shady Business Podcast
A conversational podcast that connects, grows, empowers and celebrates entrepreneurs of ALL shades of color.
Join power couple, Gabe and Corissa, with friends and guests as they share business advice, address important issues affecting business opportunities for women and POC, and highlight inspirational success stories of women and POC.