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Alexis Jones

2014 Speaker

Alexis Jones is an internationally recognized speaker, media personality, activist and author. She is also a thought leader for the 21st century women’s movement, an expert on generation Y and founded the non-profit, I AM THAT GIRL. Jones has hosted a TV show on the Red Carpet, worked at Fox Sports, ESPN, was a contestant on the hit CBS reality TV show, “Survivor,” was cast as a life coach for the MTV show, “MADE” and recently gave a talk on the importance of respecting women to the top 18 quarterbacks in the country on the ESPN TV show, “Elite 11.” Jones has spoken to over 250,000 girls in person and millions of girls on-line regarding self-esteem, bullying, leadership, activism and social entrepreneurism. She recently finished filming an anti-bullying documentary called, “The Lizzie Project.” Jones has been featured as one of AOL’s MAKERS along with Oprah Winfrey, Hilary Clinton, Ellen and Sheryl Sandberg. She was highlighted as an Ambassador for L’Oreal’s new STEM initiative, for Secret’s “Mean Stinks” anti-bullying campaign, listed as one of DELL’s “#Inspire 100 List,” Fast Company’s “Female Trailblazers”, ESPN’s “Pop Culture’s Top Ten” and recently as a “Profiles in Power” winner from Austin Business Journal. Her new book, “I AM THAT GIRL”was published February 4th, 2014 with endorsements from Hilary Duff, Kristen Bell, Sophia Bush, Kate Bosworth and Bryce Dallas Howard. Jones earned her undergraduate degree and M.A. both from the University of Southern California. @missalexisjones