Lyah LeFlore-Ituen


Owner of Dolly’s Girls Productions, Inc., Executive Producer/Writer Lyah B. LeFlore-Ituen is known as one of the most versatile, talented and respected creatives in the entertainment industry. Her experiences in the last twenty-plus years include television and film executive, producer, music supervisor and author of eight critically-acclaimed books. LeFlore-Ituen co-founded the Shirley Bradley LeFlore Foundation, a literary arts organization and scholarship fund named for her late mother, who was St. Louis Poet Laureate Emeritus. The foundation is housed within the Kranzberg Arts Foundation’s High Low.


Shaping the Soundtrack of St. Louis

Hometown hip hop legend DJ Kut reflects on the role he's played in the region's music scene.

DJ Kut

Empowering the Community

For 20 years, Diversity Gallery owner Leslie Christian Wilson has connected with St. Louisans through art, jewelry and natural hair.

Breaking Barriers

The Tran family risked everything to emigrate from Vietnam to the United States four decades¬†ago. Forged through sacrifice and sweat…