LoVetta Jenkins is an Ohio native who is a product of Youngstown City Schools. She graduated from Full Sail University, one of the country’s top schools for filmmaking and media communications, at the top of her class with a Bachelor’s Degree in Cinematography and a Master’s in Entertainment Business.
Ms. Jenkins has worked both in front of and behind cameras and microphones for decades. She is a social media strategist, event host, public speaker, columnist and credential holder with A+E and AMC Networks, WarnerMedia, The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences and The Recording Academy just to name a few. She's also a radio personality for Star 94.7FM, an Urban Adult Contemporary R&B station.
Ms. Jenkins has been in the journalism field for three decades, finally launching her own platform, ChattyPassenger.com, in 2017.
To learn more about her, visit LoVettaJenkins.com.
Author Tanisha N. Bowman
Tanisha Bowman is a native of Youngstown, Ohio. She enlisted into the Delayed Entry Program with the US Army in April 1994 as a Motor Vehicle Operator and following graduation she officially took her oath to serve in August 1994. She completed Basic Combat Training (BCT) at Ft Jackson in Columbia, South Carolina and Advanced Individual Training (AIT) at Ft Leonard Wood in Ft Leonard Wood, Missouri. During her enlistment, she was assigned to 724th and 703rd Main Support Battalions at Ft Stewart, Georgia and 524th Main Support Battalion, 25th Transportation Company in Schofield Barracks, Hawaii. While serving on active duty, she earned and was awarded 2 Army Commendation Medals (ARCOM), 2 Army Achievement Medals (AAM), 2 Army Good Conduct Medals, National Defense Service Medal, Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal, 2 Noncommissioned Officer’s Professional Development Ribbons, Army Service Ribbon, Overseas Service Ribbon, Driver and Mechanic Badge with Driver Bar, and the Sharpshooter Marksmanship Badge. Her military education includes the successful completion of the Motor Transport Operators Course, Primary Leadership Development Course, Bus Drivers Course, Airlift Planners Course, and Basic Noncommissioned Officers Course. Her deployments include locations in Kuwait, Afghanistan, and Thailand. Ms. Bowman received an Honorable Discharge in August 2001. Ms. Bowman obtained an associate degree in Applied Science with a major in Medical Secretarial Science in December 2005.
Ms. Bowman is currently assigned to VA San Diego Healthcare System in San Diego, California at the La Jolla location, as the Deputy Chief of Health Administration Service.
Outside of her work with the VA Healthcare System, Ms. Bowman is a mother and is a published author. To purchase her books, click here.
Her motto is, “I’ve worked FOR people and I’ve had people work FOR me. What I’ve realized is that I’d rather work WITH you as a team as we accomplish more together.”
Donna-Nicole August is a Georgia native and an independent writer of romance and suspense novellas. August is a self-proclaimed "ordinary girl" who loves the quiet life.
She has been a contributing writer and editor for ChattyPassenger.com for several years.
If you would like to learn more about Donna Nicole August, and her work, you can do so by visiting DonnaNicoleWrites.com.
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