Jonathan, better known as “Meeks” is the Director for Partnerships with the Global Entrepreneurship Network. His primary responsibilities include managing GEN’s effort to identify and secure new business and partnerships across multiple programs. Previously, he served as a National Director for a non-profit started by Prince and Van Jones. Prior to that, he worked in the NFL, NASCAR, WNBA, and two sports firms. Meeks is an expert at cultivating relationships, generating new leads, and securing large partnerships. He grew up in Atlanta, Georgia and studied at Georgia State University before earning his Master’s Degree at Florida International University.