Dr. JaTaya Wiley has spent most of her life inspiring and motivating others to step forth and walk into their greatness. JaTaya currently works as an Information Technology Specialist; however, she feels as though it is not her God-given purpose and is working on her 2 year plan to leave the corporate world and step out on faith. JaTaya has always had a passion for learning and has earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Technology with a concentration in Web Design from Kent State University, graduating Magna Cum Laude. She continued her education at Kent State, where she earned her Master’s Degree in Technology. JaTaya has also received a Doctorate of Philosophy in Human Letters from CICA International University & Seminary. JaTaya knows that learning is a lifelong process and is currently enrolled in an intensive program to become a certified spiritual life coach, in order to fulfill her destiny.
JaTaya is a vibrant speaker and serves as the Executive Director of the Greater Cleveland Public Speakers Association. She has years of speaking experience and has spoke before audiences of thousands. She also has over 10 years of professional network marketing business experience. JaTaya has combined her speaking ability with her leadership skills and has become the dynamic driving force behind her nationwide team of over 2,300 distributors. JaTaya’s business success is due to her ability in leading her team in areas, such as developing strong personal and business relationships, while providing solid training and mentorship opportunities. Helping others to achieve success and to live the lives of their dreams by creating substantial streams of income is what drives JaTaya to remain focused on her business goals. In her previous company, JaTaya earned the “$10,000 Get Out Of Debt Bonus” for promoting to the level of Diamond, and helped several of her distributors accomplish monumental achievements and promotions, earning financial gain on their journey towards financial freedom.
Jataya’s expertise in network marketing, social media and her unrelenting passion have afforded her success with connecting people and products through technology. She thrives in the dynamic and fast-changing field of Information Technology and Computer Science. JaTaya has over 11 years of technical work experience, spending the last nine years of her career with the Department of Defense.
JaTaya is also a plus size model and is currently signed with Pro Model Management & Talent Agency out of Akron OH. JaTaya is an experienced commercial print model, runway model, promotional model and has experience shooting commercials. Her most recent work includes clients such as Nike, Rue 21 and Humira. JaTaya currently holds the title as Ms. OH Plus America 2015. Her platform is Alive On Purpose, a non-profit agency dedicated to the promotion of life by finding help for people struggling with depression, trauma, and suicide.
JaTaya embraced John F. Kennedy’s principle when he said, “Every person can make a difference and every person should try,”. For several years, she actively volunteered in the food pantry for the community outreach ministry at the Word Church; following the leadership of Dr. R.A. Vernon. Furthermore, JaTaya served on the board of the Aldersgate-Zimbabwe Well Project as the Marketing Director. There she led the development and execution of a comprehensive strategic plan, with a focus on social media and webpage management, community partnerships, fundraising and volunteer development. Her efforts helped in leading the team to raise enough money to build a well in Zimbabwe. Building this well will provide clean drinking water to the village for more than 20 years.
Jataya served as a Loaned Executive for the North Coast Combined Federal Campaign, the government sector of The United Way. During her three years, she managed over 30 government campaigns and raised over three quarters of a million dollars in charitable contributions! During her tenure with The United Way, JaTaya also functioned as the Speaker’s Bureau Coordinator, where she developed and fostered relationships with many local charity leaders and employees, including ESOP, Hattie Larlham, The Gathering Place, Transitional Housing, Shoes & Clothes for Kids, The City Mission, The Cleveland Foodbank, and many other noteworthy charitable organizations.
JaTaya was honored at the White House as one of the recipients for the North Coast Combined Federal Campaign’s Innovator Award for extraordinary contribution through hard work and dedication to the campaign. JaTaya has received and been nominated for several local awards including Girls on Fire Entrepreneur of the Year, Connectors Choice Networking Star of the Year and the 2014 Stiletto Boss Award.
Jataya is available for speaking engagements, events or business opportunities (216) 310-6084