Name: Inglish Reed-Jones

Title:  CEO & Founder

Company/Employer: MILLENNIALS-VS-EVERYBODY (MVE). MVE is a social enterprise that empowers and equips millennials with intellectual tools, professional resources and civic engagement opportunities.

Career: I am trailblazing entrepreneur skilled in leading teams, problem solving, community outreach, and program development. My experience as President of Chi Alpha Epsilon, international volunteering, and participation in various start-up programs has helped me shape a unique, in-depth approach to creating a successful organization. At MVE, I lead program development, event planning, and community relations.

Education:

In 2017, I received a bachelor’s degree in communication from Bowling State University, with a focus on advocacy and emphasis on social service.

While at BGSU, I was:

  • President of Chi Alpha Epsilon National Honor Society
  • Founder of Accepted support group
  • Ambassador of School of Media & Communications
  • Association for Women and Communication Membership Chair

What You Should Know:

  • BMe Skillman Foundation Vanguard Fellow
  • Forbes Fellow
  • Brilliant House Board Member
  • Hanging in The D Spotlight feature
  • I moved to South Africa for three months and completed an internship at LifeLine in Johannesburg and volunteer work with the Amy Foundation in Cape Town.

AWC Focus:

I was introduced to AWC in college at Bowling Green State University; I found out about the Detroit chapter through Jennifer Foster. As a member of AWC, I would like to pour myself into the organization by networking and volunteering; I hope by being a member of AWC I am able to build meaningful relationships and gain new skills that can help me thrive professionally.

Personal:

  • Family and hometown – No kids, not married and Detroit, MI is my hometown
  • Interests –Traveling, community service, house music, reading/learning, public speaking, day trading
  • Causes/volunteer service – mental health, millennial empowerment, youth development. I am a board member for Brilliant Detroit and Mobilizing African American Communities. I also sit at Impact Table Detroit and Women Creating Caring Communities.