Southwestern University Announces Paula Boggs as 2020 and 2021 Commencement Speaker

Southwestern University will welcome Paula Boggs as the keynote speaker for the 2021 Commencement ceremony. Boggs will bring insights from her historic and varied career, which often includes breaking barriers as the first woman of color in her professional life as an attorney, Army Airborne veteran, corporate executive, philanthropist, and musician. Read More

Paula Boggs recognized by The Puget Sound Business Journal as one of eight [Board] Directors of the Year.

These directors have helped navigate their companies through challenging times. They were nominated by their peers as standout board members and leaders and include members of corporate and nonprofit boards. Read More

Savoy Magazine Announces The 2021 Most Influential Black Corporate Directors

Boggs is founder of Boggs Media, LLC, a business that manages her music, speaking and other creative business activities. She is also a guitar player, musician, public speaker, writer, lawyer and philanthropist. Read More

Paula Boggs Elected to RECORDING ACADEMY™ Board

The Recording Academy recognizes excellence in the recording arts and sciences, cultivates the well-being of the music community, and ensures that music remains an indelible part of our culture. Paula Boggs has been elected as a Governor on the Pacific Northwest Chapter’s Board of the RECORDING ACADEMY™ Read More

Beyond Stereotypes: BSing with Paula Boggs

Paula Boggs took a leap into the unknown in 2012, leaving an unparalleled career in the law and starting her music career. In this episode of B.S.: Beyond Stereotypes, Paula retired GC of Starbucks and current frontwoman for the Paula Boggs Band, shares stories of her upbringing, her love of music and why being a… Continue reading Beyond Stereotypes: BSing with Paula Boggs

Fender Appoints Paula Boggs to its Board of Directors

Fender has announced Paula Boggs has been appointed to its Board of Directors as of 2021.Mark Fukunaga, chairman of Fender Musical Instruments Corporation, said of Boggs’ appointment: “We could not be prouder of the strength and incredible growth of Fender, especially this year. This year has proven that the power of music unites, and we… Continue reading Fender Appoints Paula Boggs to its Board of Directors

Charlotte E. Ray Award

The Charlotte E. Ray Award is presented to a woman lawyer for her exceptional achievements in the legal profession and extraordinary contribution to the advancement of women in the profession. The award is named for Charlotte E. Ray, a legal pioneer and the first African-American female lawyer in the United States. The 2020 Charlotte E.… Continue reading Charlotte E. Ray Award

2020 Women, Influence & Power in Law Conference

This multi-pronged approach captures the very essence of what our event is all about, face-to-face interactions and senior-level discussions with the most influential women in law representing today’s top organizations. The virtual summit will offer more content, more insights, and more opportunities to make the connections that matter to you. Read More

Seattle musicians want more justice in industry, not just #BlackoutTuesday hashtag

What began as a music industry initiative to spur support for the Black community morphed into a full-blown social media phenomenon, with users posting the black squares in solidarity with protesters across the country demanding justice for George Floyd, a Black man who died at the hands of the Minneapolis police. As celebrities and corporations… Continue reading Seattle musicians want more justice in industry, not just #BlackoutTuesday hashtag

2019 LMBA Trailblazer Award

Paula was presented with the 2019 LMBA Trailblazer Award during the Philip L. Burton Memorial Scholarship Dinner on May 17th. The LMBA is a statewide civil rights organization, named after famed civil rights attorney Loren Miller. For the past 51 years, the LMBA has thrived in its efforts to advance the social and economic wellbeing… Continue reading 2019 LMBA Trailblazer Award