An Independent Certified Coach, Teacher, Trainer and Speaker with Maxwell Leadership Certified Team.

About LaTonya Jackson, Ed.D.

As a Maxwell Leadership Certified Coach, Teacher, Trainer and Speaker, I can offer you workshops, seminars, keynote speaking, and coaching, aiding your personal and professional growth through study and practical application of John’s proven leadership methods. Working together, I will move you and/or your team or organization in the desired direction to reach your goals.

Dr. Jackson has extensive experience in talent and workforce development, thought leadership, change management, instructional strategy, and facilitation. 


She has published books and articles on personal leadership and inclusion. Her self-published books include The Layoff Lab and No Dead Beat Jobs. She is currently collaborating on a book entitled C.O.A.C.H., a directory of coaches (to be released in 2023).  She has co-authored books, including 5 Blinders to Seeing Color (with Dr. Angela Courage-Mellott) and I Am Called (with Sydni Jackson). 


She has served as a Leadership Coach for NextUp (formerly known as Network of Executive Women) since 2018. She has been a podcast guest speaker on Lead with Levity, Workplace Warrior and Peoplecast and has had 2 articles featured in Training Journal on the subject of DEI.


In 2022, she was recognized as one of the leaders in Diversity, Equity & Inclusion in the LA Times Diversity, Equity, Inclusion & Accessibility: Print Edition (UMV: 26,824,611) and Business Visionaries (pg. 44)!  


LaTonya holds a Doctor of Education (Ed.D.) in Workforce Development and a Master of Education (M.Ed.) in Higher Education Leadership from the University of Arkansas and a BS degree in Business Admin from the University of Nebraska.


Her certifications include the Energy Leadership Index Master Practitioner (ELI-MP), Center for Creative Leadership (CCL) Better Conversations Everyday, CCL Benchmarks, Certified Consultant for The Maxwell DISC Method, MBTI Certified Practitioner, Empowered Living Another Seat at the Table, LEAD NOW! and of course, is a Maxwell Leadership Team Certified Coach, Speaker and Trainer. She joined the Maxwell Leadership Team in 2016 as she began her pursuit of full-time entrepreneurship, looking for a credible and trusted source that she found in the John Maxwell name. Today, she facilitates and coaches leaders on communication, self-leadership, and inclusion.


To overcome in life, we must implement practical tools that empower us to grow forward personally and professionally. 


LaTonya is ready to equip and empower you and your team! Are you ready for the journey?

Contact Me. I am looking forward to assisting you on your journey to increased personal growth and greater leadership success.