Amber Johns: An American in Paris

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Amber Johns is a principal at A. Johns Global and her practice focuses on international business strategy and compliance.  She specializes in developing international operation strategies and compliance programs for multinational companies, particularly, between the United States, Europe, and Africa. 

Originally from California, at an early age, Amber knew that a life in Europe would be part of her future. Hear her talk about how she managed through a multitude of challenges along her journey abroad including language, office culture, and what it means to be bi-continental.

Mentioned in the Episode: More Than Enough: Claiming Space for Who You Are (No Matter What They Say) by Elaine Welteroth 

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Chrishan Wright is the visionary behind Blaxit Global—an influential platform inspiring and empowering the African diaspora to embrace a life abroad. As the dynamic host of the Blaxit Global Podcast, Chrishan amplifies the stories of Black expats, weaving a narrative that transcends boundaries.

Chrishan's impact extends far beyond the podcast, as she's become a sought-after freelance journalist and speaker. Her compelling insights have garnered attention from media outlets including The New York Times, HuffPost, PBS, InStyle Magazine, The Houston Chronicle, Travel Noire, and more. As a speaker, she brings a unique perspective on the intersection of culture, identity, and the transformative power of relocation.

Beyond her professional pursuits, Chrishan is a devoted mother to two adult children. Fueling her passion for exploration, she embarked on her own journey, leaving the United States in 2023 to call Lisbon, Portugal, home. Chrishan's story is not just about relocation; it's a testament to the profound impact of embracing change and finding empowerment in the global tapestry of life. Join Chrishan on this transformative journey and let her experiences inspire your own adventure abroad.

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