Hear Us Roar

Join host Sara Porritt for inspired conversations with fearless Asian women about how ideas and passions can ignite transformative journeys. The Hear Us Roar podcast speaks candidly about the pressures and privileges of growing up Asian in the United States, and implores us to embrace, as well as transcend our cultural conditioning and context. We all have the power to choose how we want to define personal happiness and success. Let’s celebrates that paradigm shift as something larger than a single woman or story – even if ultimately, she is the catalyst.



03: April Tam Smith // Maximizing Your Standard of Giving

Imagine a life rooted in maximizing your standard of giving vs. standard of living. As the co-founder of P.S. Kitchen, a social business that uses 100% of its profits to fund justice work, while hiring those in need of a second chance, April Tam...


 October 1, 2019  27m

02: Dawoon Kang // Tech As Emotional Connective Tissue

Coffee Meets Bagel was birthed from a need. Dawoon Kang and her two sisters knew all too well the struggles of finding a life partner in New York City, which is why they set out to create an app that was focused on fostering meaningful human...


 September 17, 2019  29m

01: Nicki Sun // Create the Platform You Seek

If you don't see faces that look like yours in film and television, why not create your own platform to put those put those faces on camera?  That's exactly what Nicki Sun did when she launched "Now You Know," a talkshow that feature the likes of...


 September 3, 2019  28m

00: Hear Us Roar // Journeys Down The Road Not Taken

It’s official!  I’m buzzing with excitement at the thought of launching Hear Us Roar.  In this premiere episode of the podcast, you’ll find out what it was like for me to move to the United States from China at the age of 8, how...


 August 20, 2019  4m