September 27, 2022

In case you don’t know her, Dr. LaShonda M. Jackson-Dean would like to introduce herself.

A native of Houston, Dr. Jackson-Dean is an accomplished American author of what it deemed a variety of genres, most notably African-American Studies, Women and Management, Militaristic, Motivational, Wellness, Fitness Studies, as well as fiction as Non-fiction literature.


Interestingly, Dr. Jackson-Dean’s professional resume includes assuming roles as a Motivational Speaker, not to mention a Life, Transformational, and Total Wellness Coach.

A longtime adjunct professor, Dr. Jackson-Dean is a progressive, resourceful entrepreneur, whose professional track record is such that she customarily gives voice to the voiceless, particularly by way of her distinctly unique writings and eloquent speaking.

Moreover, she has authored a gallery of remarkably compelling books, most notably A Phenomenological Study Of The Underrepresentation of Senior Level African American Women in Corporations, Seed To Seeds Systemic Oppression and PTSD, Level Up! Through Mindfulness Life-Book Part II, Level Up!

Others book are forthcoming, Dr. Jackson-Dean told Making Headline News during a recent interview. Those awe-inspiring written documents are: The Tea Party with Prayer (Children’s Book), I Am Beautiful, I am Strong (Children’s Book), The Invisible (5-Part Series), Dr. Jackson-Dean announced.

Interestingly, Dr. Jackson-Dean has had the honor of being a guest author and speaker at a variety of notable events and accepted a personal invite to the 2018 Congressional Black Caucus 48th Annual Legislative Conference and The Congress of Black Women Conference, both of which were held in Washington, DC.

A United States Air Force Disabled Veteran, Dr. Jackson-Dean customarily provides coaching services through the Jackson-Dean Professional Services, a venture that caters mostly to women, men, veterans, women entrepreneurs and those who aspire to achieve greatness through their endeavors.

She is the Founder and CEO of Greatness Pursued, a Houston-area non-profit organization that is committed to empowering veterans and disenfranchised people — most notably women veterans — in succeeding at reaching their life-changing goals.

Dr. Jackson-Dean holds a Bachelor of Science in Occupational Education, specializing in Bio-Environmental Engineering and a minor in Business Administration.

In addition, she holds a Master’s of Business Administration (MBA); and a Doctorate of Management in Organizational Leadership.

To her credit, she has earned several certifications from leading educational institutes (most notably Harvard University) in leadership, professorship, management, and wellness.

Armed with more than two decades of practical experience as a professional in research, entrepreneurship, and management, Dr. Jackson-Dean provides solid discussions on various topics and educates through lectures, workshops, seminars, and special guest appearances.

For more information about Houston-area Businesswoman/Author Dr. LaShonda M. Jackson-Dean, or to schedule for a book signing or speaking engagement, contact her publicist at: To purchase any of her books, materials, and products visit her website, Also, connect with her via social media at: FaceBook:; Twitter:; Instagram:



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