Joan is a Cultural Architect of our time, a dynamic International Speaker, Preacher, Coach, Best-selling Author and, Award-winning CEO. She is a master at training and, teaching the art of being whom you were created to be. As a wife and mother who overcame abuse and teenage pregnancy to achieve millions in sales, Joan passionately teaches from experience that it is possible for one to be wealthy and whole without losing their salvation, their faith, or identity to compromise. As a first-generation multiple college graduate and CEO, she uses her influence to educate others on regeneration and wealth-building through multiple streams of income generation from their innate gifts/talents and passion. As an ordained Minister her stance is "without holiness none of this makes sense."
The Founder and Creative Director at the Business Mogul Academy teaches, coaches, and help students and clients to start businesses. As the Founder and CEO of JWG Publishing House, she publishes books and magazines. Both businesses are A+ rated by the BBB. As a Speaker, Joan has spoken across the globe on topics such as relationship, Money, Women’s, Youth, and Business. Her 14 city Good Life Global tour covers the US, the Caribbean, Europe, Canada, and Iceland. If you are looking for a multifaceted, well-rounded experienced Speaker for your audience, look no further! Joan's profound knowledge of business and her command of sound biblical doctrine sets her apart as a Game Changer.
Her books ‘From Brokenness to Victory’ and "YOU are Different for a Reason – Maximize Your Difference" are bestsellers. Her new release "What if You Decided to Grow is a guide for entrepreneurs aiming for success.
Joan was awarded by the White House as the 2016 Game Changer, and as a corporate responsible CEO in 2019 by the Wheatle Ball Association, a global platform with United Nations affiliates. She has also been honored and awarded by several corporate, private, and government organizations. She has been featured on media platforms such as Fox26 News, Sheen, Black Enterprise, RollingOut, The Tom Joyner Show, Huffington Post, Voyage Miami, CVM TV, The Gleaner, The Jamaica Observer, TVJ, BYTV Miami, iHeart Radio, Houston2Houston, Empower Magazine, MadameNoire and more. Joan's story of overcoming sexual and physical abuse and dropping out of high school due to teen pregnancy, which led to homelessness is a compelling reminder of God's grace. His purpose will always supersede our pain.
Joan holds a Bachelor in Management Studies and Politics from the University of the West Indies (Jamaica). A Law degree (LLB) from the University of London, a Masters in Business Administration & Leadership from Kaplan University (USA). She recently successfully defended her Ph.D. dissertation at Liberty University. Joan is a corporate responsible CEO, who financially supports the Maxfield Park Children's Home annually, in support of aged out orphans whose dream is to attend college.