Aug 25, 2021
Prior to starting her own equity, inclusion, and wellness advocacy firm, Jon’a was a successful corporate communications leader, where she led strategic initiatives such as healthcare, wellness and belonging communications, oversight of business resource groups, and equity and inclusion programming for a multi-brand franchise system. Today, Jon’a spends her time engaging and educating leaders on the intersectionality of equity, inclusion, psychological safety, and employee well-being. After navigating her own healing journey as a young, widowed parent, Jon'a created Drink First Then Pour®, a self-love activation community for high-achieving women. She coaches young widows, serves as advisor for the Healthcare Businesswomen's Association, and was recently recognized by Parents Magazine as a wellness champion. Jon'a is a proud mom who stays active by chasing her tiny human around, weight training, and the Peloton program.