About Us

Humanity Communications Collective

Humanity Communications Collective is a boutique, social justice-driven, strategic communications consulting group focused on making human and emotional connections through real talk: digitally and in real life.

We are woman-of-color owned with an array of diverse expertise. We live in the intersection of communications, digital, non-profit, and cultural competency.

It’s what we do

Brand Creation

We research and present a long-term plan for the development of a successful brand in order to achieve your goals.

Social Media

We handle your entire social media program from creating content, to engaging with your community, to running analytics.

Content Creation

We look at your business and recommend content that is going to engage your customers, and drive revenue.

Media Relations

We work with you to created a targeted approach to media. We’ve had placements in O Magazine, Vanity Fair, Forbes, Vogue, The Wall Street Journal, LA Times, and many others.


Nearly 19 million ORGANIC social media impressions generated for clients in 2020.


Twelve dedicated team members who are world class in their field and smart as hell.


More than four thousand individual social media posts, blogs, and newsletters written for clients in 2020.
Yanira Castro

Lover of humanity, travel junkie, and guilty of reading 5 books at once.

Yanira Castro

CEO, Humanity Communications Collective
Yanira Castro (she/her/hers) is a communications professional with 20 years of experience of all aspects of communications. After a life-shifting trip to the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, which was awarded to her by Outdoor Afro, she knew that there was more she could do to tell untold stories.

Expert Team

Our diverse team of experts are here to assist you in reaching your strategic communications goals creatively and effectively. And we're a whole lot of fun!

Lisandra Hunter

Executive Assistant
Organization aficionado and mom who has a passion for helping others.

Monika Weymouth

Public Relations Strategist
I can name any 80s song in three notes or less.

Morgan Ramey

Operations Manager
A creator, traveler, community builder, & she doesn't share her food.

Tiara Chapman

Digital Content Creator
Texas Master Gardener, storyteller, and data nerd.

Reena Arora-Sánchez

Messaging Strategist
I love writing, reading, café Colombiano, and Cleveland Sports.

Toni Johnson

Director of Digital Engagement
I consider myself a nap and Netflix connoisseur!

Danette Dominguez

Account and Project Manager
Soccer, food, music festivals, and working out are my to-go-to's.

Claudia Wolff

A proud pasta-loving nerd who’s still living in the 90s!

Courtney Cobb

Digital Content Creator
I am probably biking or baking.

Melody Gross

Whatever issue you're having, I have a crystal for that!

Tiffany Womack

Director of Digital Engagement
Lifelong learner. Lover of nature, tea & cooking.

Katlyn Stevens

Designer & Digital Strategist
I love to travel and to play soccer.

Heather Hansen

Media and PR Director
Professional plate spinner, mom. Passionate progressive. Newly Texan.

Ashley Land

Digital Content Creator
Chicago native with a passion for social justice and an addiction to Netflix.

Andrew Yllescas

Project Manager
Cook, runner and the self proclaimed musical chair champion of the world.