Meet our Founder & Chief Empowerment Officer, Janelle Jones Douglas
Photo credit: NPhotography
Janelle has over 10 years experience in non-profit management, including fundraising, finance, grants management, human resources, and policy development. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in English from Austin Peay State University and a Master of Science in Public Service Management from Cumberland University. Janelle is a wife, mother and entrepreneur. She often boasts that she has the hardest working husband on the planet, Everett, who is also one of her greatest supporters. And her daughter, Tirzah brings her pure joy. She is the owner of JD Home Sweet Home (real estate services) and J. Douglas Travel Agency. Janelle has a sincere desire to help other people succeed. This fuels her passion for eMpowerment Inc. and most of the decisions that she makes. She is truly excited to bring this organization to Nashville and can't wait to empower Nashville teens to "Dream Big and Go Get It."