Misty Brown, owner of and consultant with Dunamis Consulting USA, LLC, has had intimate experience with the snare of poverty. She is acutely aware of the effects of social class stigmatization and knows that transcendence is not only possible, it is imperative! Misty has dedicated herself to mobilization, from the “frontline.” She has several years of national service experience as an AmeriCorps VISTA and has been involved with Legal Aid for many years. Misty is currently a doctoral candidate at Seattle University. She has a Certificate in Paralegal Studies from the University of Washington and holds a Master of Public Administration degree from Seattle University.