Teri "Lyric" Green, left, and Angela "Imani Truth" Manson, right, formed the rap duo, "Lyrical Truth," after a family death and a relationship breakup, respectively, in 2012. Green works full-time building servers for IBM and Manson is a youth care specialist at Columbia behavioral health center Great Circle.
“As women, we have to stop thinking about what we can't do and start thinking about what we can do,” Green says.
Boone County Commissioner Karen Miller sits for a portrait inside the Boone County Government Center on Wednesday, Dec. 28, 2016. Miller, who represents district one, was first sworn in on January 1, 1993 and will finish her seventh on Dec. 31, 2016. Miller chose to not run for an eighth term in October 2015 and was be succeeded by former Inside Columbia publisher Fred Parry on January 1, 2017.
TEDxMU speaker Anurag Chandran, April 2016.
Former City of Columbia municipal judge Robert Aulgur sits for a portrait at the Columbia Municipal Courthouse on Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2017. Aulgur, who began his service on the bench in January 2004, was replaced by former Columbia city councilman Cavanaugh Noce on Wednesday.
Doua Vang of Saint Paul, Minnesota has been renting land to grow crops with the Hmong American Farmers Association since its inception in 2011 but has been active in the local farmer's market industry for over 25 years. Vang and his wife, Judy Yang (not pictured), rent 25 acres of land and grow over a dozen different fruits and vegetables to be sold at farmers markets throughout the Twin Cities.
Bryce Kirby of Boise State dons a cowboy hat following the 2017 Mountain West outdoor track and field championships on May 13, 2017 in Logan, Utah.
Afton Red Sox vintage baseball club outfielder Jason "Buttons" McInerney, July 2016.
Missouri Tigers women's volleyball head coach Wayne Kreklow waits in the tunnel before a match against the Mississippi State Bulldogs at the Hearnes Center on Oct. 23, 2015.
Missouri Tigers running back Russell Hansborough waits before the coin toss against the BYU Cougars at Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City, Missouri on Nov. 14, 2015
Missouri Tigers gymnast Angie Kern awaits performing her floor routine during a meet against the Arkansas Razorbacks at the Hearnes Center on March 4, 2016 in Columbia, Missouri.