About Me

Jenebaspeaks was founded and is edited by Jeneba Jalloh Ghatt, an FM radio panel talk-show host and a self-professed “social media butterfly” who has several digital homes and prides herself on curating, cultivating and stimulating meaningful discussions and conversations online, as a YouTuber, blogger and author of several blog properties, an advisor, counselor and mentor to several startups while cultivating her own StartUp.

And since founding this poli-tech blog, Jenebaspeaks.com, in 2010 and launching its accompanying Twitter account of the same name, Jeneba has advised start-ups and advocated on behalf of new entrepreneurs.  She has written extensively on the intersection of technology and politics and has also been recognized as an influential person in this field and has attended several tech inclusion sessions on invitation of The White House. Cision, a PR network, identified her among the Top 50 Content Marketers and Top Rich Media marketers of 2015 to Follow. Her work has been syndicated on The Wall Street Journal, USA Today, News One, Jack and Jill Politics, The Washington Informer, The Dallas Weekly, and several other sites.She has also been quoted as an expert and influencer in the Washington Post, CNN.com, Uptown magazine, E!Online, The Philadelphia Inquirer, The Minnesota Independent and several other sites.

As an influential social media personality and respected columnist, sites like Yahoo! Politics,  The Atlantic, BET.com, Politico, MS News.com, FishBowl DC, and The White House Blog  and others have included her in round ups of commentary and thoughts by respected journalists among established and well-known national figures.

She reaches over 1M audiences weekly through her blog properties and social channels

In her previous life as an attorney, her successes included representing non profits in several landmark cases at federal courts and before the United States Supreme Court.  In recent years, she contributed and was a co-author on a book for teens, “Drug Abuse” and has contributed to a couple legal journals and has published her own ebook series on blogging and a journal article in the CommLaw Conspectus law journal. Since then, she has authored numerous columns and news pieces in her (now-defunct) influential Washington Times column The Politics of Raising Children and as the politics, Washington, Congress and White House correspondent for sites like Politic365.com and UrbanFaith.com.  

Along with co-hosting an FM radio show, Jeneba has appeared as a frequent guest on nationally syndicated terrestrial and satellite radio stations and shows including Sirius XM POTUS channel’s Showdown 2012, New School with Charles Ellison, The Mario Armstrong Show, The Cliff Kelley Show on WVON 1690 AM Detroit and syndicated on Hot 107.5FM, Voice of Russia, The Jesse Peterson show and The Tech Talk Show on WOL-AM 1450, DC.  

She resides in Maryland with her husband and three teenagers, when one isn’t away at college.

Jeneba is available for speaking engagements, white paper drafting, social media engagement, diversity training and to perform a host of other services. Visit her on her personal website at JJGhatt.com