Rhonesha is the founder and CEO of Her Agenda. Her philosophy in life is represented by her acronym of N.E.S.H.A. – No one Ever Slows Her Agenda, which was also the inspiration for her company – HerAgenda.com.
The site is a digital media platform that bridges the gap between ambition and achievement for millennial women. Her Agenda was listed in FORBES' 2013 list of The 100 Best Websites For Women and named one of the 10 Best Sites For Millennial Women.
Rhonesha was named one of Forbes Magazine's 30 Under 30 in 2017. She's also been listed as 28 Under 28 by NBCBLK and one of 29 People To Know by BET. She's spoken at The White House and The United State of Women Summit. She's also received awards from the Associated Press, and the New York Association of Black Journalists for her work in journalism. Early in her career, as a field producer with NBC New York (WNBC-TV) she earned an Emmy award as part of team coverage for a breaking news story. Rhonesha is an alumna Posse Scholar and attended Depauw University on a full-tuition leadership scholarship.
Lisa Jakub is a writer, writing teacher and retired actor. After working in the film industry for eighteen years (in films such as Mrs. Doubtfire and Independence Day) she left Los Angeles in search of something that felt more authentic to her. She found her true path as a writer. Her memoir, You Look Like That Girl, was published last year and she is working on a new book - about anxiety, depression and panic attacks. She now lives in Virginia with her husband.