Simone "Sunshine" Jacob is a dynamic force for empowerment, a rising entrepreneur, a resilient life coach, and a gifted author. Above all her roles, she proudly wears the mantle of being a woman of God, putting faith at the forefront of her journey.
With an innate talent for inspiring and uplifting others, Simone is the visionary founder of "Girlfriends Empowered Network Inc.," known simply as "Girlfriends Empowered." This network is a testament to her commitment to strengthening the bonds of sisterhood, offering encouragement, and empowering women.
Her extensive community involvement defines Simone's life. As a community activist, mentor, and seasoned social worker, she champions the cause of helping others navigate life's challenges. Her academic journey includes earning a bachelor's degree in social work from Southeastern Louisiana University in 2008, followed by a master's degree from Southern University of New Orleans.
In recognition of her exceptional contributions, Simone was honored with the Trailblazer of the Year award in 2019 by Trailblazer's Coaching Academy, led by Carla R. Cannon. As a mother of three, she is deeply committed to her family and her role as an active community pillar.
Simone is also a dedicated member of First True Love World Outreach Ministries in Louisiana, and she is associated with the National Association of Social Workers (NASW) and Girlfriends Empowered. Her mission is to guide people globally from PAIN to PASSION to PURPOSE by imparting the wisdom of kingdom principles. Simone's journey is a testament to the transformative power of faith, resilience, and the unwavering commitment to empowering others.