the team

Samra Michael


Samra is a first-generation American and has resided in Birmingham for the past 12 years. She is passionate about fashion, photography, and pushing the limits of traditional southern values. She can’t wait to see where She Well Read takes her!

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Alana Baumann


Alana is originally from New Orleans, Louisiana and is calling Birmingham home for now. She is a lover of Beyonce, traveling, seafood, a good time, and of course — a good book! Alana is excited to start podcasting to her community and meet her base!

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