Jonathan Meeks is the National Director of #YesWeCode and is responsible for overseeing our #YesWeCode national strategy. Jonathan’s strengths lie in building and leveraging sustainable strategic partnerships that will align with the #YesWeCode vision. He is experienced in managing multi-million dollar budgets, project scopes, resources and third-party vendors, while driving projects from start to finish. Additionally, Jonathan will serve as our national spokesperson for #YesWeCode.
Prior to joining #YesWeCode, Jonathan led the Partner Development team at the National Black MBA Association. While there, he served as Relationship Manager and was instrumental in cultivating relationships with Fortune 500 companies, within the Diversity and Inclusion sector, to ensure an evergreen pipeline of diverse top talent. Before joining NBMBAA, Jonathan worked in the sports industry for the following national and global brands; NASCAR, MLB, WNBA, and NFL. Jonathan also worked at two sports marketing firms (Atlanta Sports Council & Octagon).
Jonathan was born in Phoenix, Arizona and was raised in Atlanta, Georgia. He earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Sociology from Georgia State University and a Master’s Degree in Sports Management from Florida International University.