Lavonya Jones is the newly appointed Director of The Georgia Social Impact Collaborative (GSIC) and Founder of Consciously Funded, a social justice media company. Nathan sits down with Lavonya to talk about how her worldviews were influenced by the many social justice leaders while growing up in the Ben Hill neighborhood of SW Atlanta, her passion for entrepreneurship as a solution to economic injustice and inequality, and what attracted her to become the new Director at GSIC, and the work ahead around social impact investing.
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More about Lavonya
Lavonya Jones is passionate about entrepreneurship as a solution to economic injustice and inequality. As a third-generation HBCU graduate, She currently is the Director of the Georgia Social Impact Collaborative, Founder of the social justice media company, Consciously Funded, and an Entrepreneurship Instructor for Morehouse College where she serves students at Minority Serving Institutions around the country, creating pathways for them into entrepreneurship, technology, and venture capital.
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