Global Mentorship Initiative is a non-profit organization that provides guidance and business skills to less privileged college students through online mentorship. GMI was created from the Rockefeller Foundation’s Digital Jobs Africa Initiative to help prepare students for their first career job using a training model that makes it easy for business professionals to be great mentors.
Jocelyn is the Supplier Diversity and Sustainability Director at Nielsen. She was a member of the team that created the ISO Standard for Sustainable Procurement, ISO 20400, and is a founding member of the Global Impact Sourcing Coalition. She has authored several CSR publications and case studies.
Jan is a technologist at Puget Sound Energy who created the non-profit organization Digital Humanity to help companies provide a safe online customer experience. As a former Microsoft leader for online safety, she led efforts to create safety standards to address the child exploitation on the internet.
Chad is a former HP Senior Manager who leads the day-to-day operations of mentorship administration, mentor/student recruitment, GMI marketing and partner relationships. As a former HP leader for customer advocacy, he has led efforts to build long-term partnerships for Global Impact Sourcing.
Delta State University
Former GMI Mentee
GMI South Africa
Former GMI Mentee
CEO, Maharishi Institute Co-Founder, Branson School of Entrepreneurship
Sr. Practice Manager, Amazon
Co-Founder, Mentored Pathways
Publisher, Pulse Magazine
GMI Advisory Board Chair
VP Digital & Analytics, Genpact
Dean, College of Business, Delta State University
Program Manager, Delta Airlines
Coach & Program Committee Member, New Enterprise Forum
Director, Global Incentive Compensation, Hilton
VP, Head of Alliances, Tech Mahindra
VP, Global Head PR & Analyst Relations, HGS
Sr. Director, Expedia
VP, Human Resources, Chief Customer Officer, Remitly