Cynthia has been the Founder/Executive Director since 2002. The organization provides direct services, support groups, and presentations for preventive and intervention education to abused and at-risk women & children in the surrounding communities and Metropolitan St. Louis area, including schools, civic organizations, businesses, and faith-based institutions.
Cynthia is a survivor of domestic abuse and several other traumatic experiences she has endured and overcome. Her personal experiences, as well as those of her clients which started years ago, encouraged her to write her first book; A Healing Of Your Memories; and as editor-in-chief of (TJO), an online Magazine that features self-help articles, poems, resources, poetry, art and stories of women and girls who have survived intimate partner violence.
Cynthia is also the CEO of JSource Training Solutions, LLC, an MBE/WBE-certified company that offers corporate wellness training for domestic violence preventive measures in the workplace and assistance with domestic violence prevention policy implementation. Cynthia holds certificates in domestic and sexual abuse training, earned her MBA and MA degrees, and is working on her Doctorate in Business & Non-Profit Management. Her organization is a member of the Missouri Coalition of Domestic and Sexual Violence as well as the National Coalition of Domestic and Sexual Violence.
Cynthia is a public speaker on many platforms, including conferences, community, civic events, shelters, local colleges, churches, news stations, and radio broadcasts, as well as online nationally and internationally which includes Lagos, Nigeria, and Australia. She also has an empowerment podcast, JADASA LiVEthat streams on Facebook, YouTube, and eLations Blogtalk radio.