Breece D’J Pancake (WV Author) with Michael Friel

Kanawha County Public Library 123 Capitol St, Charleston, WV, United States

Mike Friel is Director of Communications for Marshall University’s Advanced Manufacturing Center.   He previously served as president of a West Virginia-based producer and worldwide distributor of educational materials.   Mr. Friel also worked as a former magazine and newspaper writer and editor in Beckley, Charleston, and Huntington.   He is a graduate of Marshall University.  A native […]

Appalachian Botanical Co. with Jocelyn Sheppard

Kanawha County Public Library 123 Capitol St, Charleston, WV, United States

Jocelyn Sheppard is the founder and president of Appalachian Botanical Co. ABCo distills lavender grown in Boone County to make organic aromatherapy, body care, and men's grooming products. ABCo ships orders to customers and retailers nationwide. As an employer, ABCo is committed to giving second chance jobs to local residents. Prior to starting Appalachian Botanical Co, Jocelyn was a […]