It’s getting real, real, and successful around here for 2022!

Individuals are out here soaring and thriving during some of the darkest days in the history of our nation! Yet, some people still don’t possess a “give up” spirit. They understand the assignment! Because there is no glory in the quit! From business to ministry, to philanthropy, even to media- we have some people from all over the country who are true definitions of champions! They have what it takes. They are showing up unapologetically and walking in their purpose. Here are people that you definitely want to be on the lookout for in 2022!

Pamela D. Smith

Pamela D. Smith is an Award-Winning, Multi-Published Author, Mentor, and Self-Publishing Consultant who was recently named one of 11 Women in Marketplace Ministry to watch in 2021 by Sheen Magazine. Pamela was also named one of KISH magazine’s 20 top national authors.

Pamela is also a Licensed Minister and Certified Life Coach, and the Founder of Go(o)d Girl outreach: a prayer, healing, writing & spirit-care ministry. Pamela graduated from Louisiana Tech University with an Undergraduate Degree and furthered her education by obtaining her Master’s in Business Administration. Pamela has been married to Randall R. Smith, Sr., for 24 years and has three sons.

Follow her on IG: @pameladsmith1

Frances Bailey

Born and raised on the Eastern Shore of Virginia, Dr. Frances Ann Bailey is a God-lover, International Amazon Best Selling Author, Podcast Host, International TEDx Speaker, wife, mother, philanthropist, and an Award-Winning Certified Coach and Certified Christian Counselor. Also known as the “Purpose Zeal Coach,” she is the CEO of Frances Bailey Enterprises, LLC, and founder of the nonprofit organization Red Door Empowerment. Frances has her Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice with a specialization in CJ management, a Master’s in Public Administration and her Doctorate in Leadership. She is currently in the doctoral Ph.D. program in Public Policy and Administration. Frances seeks to help women who were once like herself to overcome life’s obstacles, break free from bondage, and recover from life setbacks to keep their zeal for purpose.

Follow her on Facebook: Frances Bailey

Dr.Obioma Martin

Dr.Obioma Martin is a certified Lisa Nichols transformational facilitator, and John C.Maxwell certified international leadership coach, TEDx speaker, 7x bestselling author. She is also the founder of the OmazingYou National Holiday Accumulated Systems Approach (ASA), CEO of OMAX Institute, the Center for Early Education, Entrepreneurship, and Leadership.

Dr.Martin has developed workshops and programs that have transformed the lives of countless people and altered the trajectory of their lives and businesses globally.

Among the prestigious awards and honors bestowed upon Obioma for her extensive work are 2021 I Change Nations Global Civility Icon Newcomer of the year and 2021 Productive Business Civility Award,

Follow her on IG: @iamobiomamartin

Jiggy Jones

Jiggy Jones is a multimedia journalist and host from Newark, NJ. Jiggy’s career began as a writer for the legendary Source Magazine ( in 2017. In 2018 he founded a media agency, KreativeClout, LLC, with Lamont Griffin, where he currently heads the brand as a host and head of digital content.

Jones has interviewed a number of your favorite artists, celebrities, personalities and influencers such as Lil Baby, Ludacris, Angie Martinez, Angela, Vanessa & Diggy Simmons, Ray J and more. You can catch those interviews on KreativeClout’s YouTube page.

He lives by the quote:

“With confidence, you have won before you have started.”

Follow Jiggy on Instagram: @jiggyjones__


Dr. Yolanda Jerry

Dr. Yolanda Jerry is an International Best-Selling Author, speaker, business guru, CEO and Founder of YJ Empowerment Solutions LLC, a multidisciplinary advocacy program invented to help clients push beyond their past traumas and elevate to the next level, both personally and professionally. She is also a retired Air Force veteran, Co-Founder of the Bridging The Gap Transitional Age Youth Program and recipient of the Lifetime Achievement Award from President Joe Biden and Vice-President Kamala Harris. Affectionately known as the “Empowerment Advocate,” Dr. Jerry is reputed for her innate ability to exhort multi-generational audiences through her powerful and relatable messages, as she passionately advocates for truth, healing, resiliency, and personal growth. When Dr. Yolanda Jerry is not supporting those in need, she is a loving partner, mother, and friend.