Alison Vaughn is Inspiring Audiences to Look and Feel
Their Best at Any Age with Her Signature Presentation:
“Find Your Signature Style and Rise Up to Meet Your
Goals: Practical Ways to Stand Out, Shine and Make a
Alison is a professional speaker and co-author of the the
book, Inspired Style. Her speaking credentials, style tips
and more are available on her website
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Entrepreneur, Author, Philanthropist
Alison Vaughn is an award-winning entrepreneur and co-author of the
book, Inspired Style. This sought-after speaker is the Founder & CEO
of Jackets for Jobs, Inc., which is a nonprofit organization that
provides employment etiquette, career skills training and
professional clothes to low-income individuals. Since opening the
doors in 2000, the organization has assisted over 15,000 individuals
with employment. This high profile organization has been supported
and applauded by Donald Trump, ABC's "The View", NBC's "Today Show",
and Oprah's O Magazine. A highlight of her career was the distinct
honor of ringing the closing bell on NASDAQ. The organization is
proud to have a partnership and be the charitable arm to TJ Maxx.
Alison was the 2011 Co-Chair of the 56th Annual Detroit NAACP Fight
for Freedom Dinner. (Largest sit down dinner in the country) 10,000
people attend annually. The dinner is known for its distinguished
keynote speakers; Pres Barack Obama, Pres Bill Clinton, Hon Hillary
Clinton, Colin Powell and Danny Glover just to name a few.
Vaughn is proud to be one of the co-authors of the book, Inspired
Style, she and other Top Image experts reveal strategies to always
look and be your best. Inspired Style is the key ingredient to
helping you understand and define your personal style, which is so
much more than clothes and fashion.
Alison received a Bachelor of Science degree from Michigan State
University and graduated from The Women's Campaign School at Yale
University, sponsored by Yale Law School. She is active with the
NAACP and was a candidate for the 2006 Michigan State Senate.
Vaughn is one of Martha Stewarts “Dreamers into Doers”, in which
Martha Stewart celebrates the passion of Women who turn their dreams
into reality and Women Who Do.
She was named “Entrepreneur of the Year” by Alabama A & M
University; “Businesswoman of the Year” by National Association of
Negro & Professional Business Women, honored as a Women of
Excellence by the Michigan Chronicle, Recipient of “Leaders, Legends
& Luminaries” award from Lakeshore Engineering, Listed in the Who's
Who of Black Detroit for three years and Who’s Who among Female
Executives., She is a recipient of the “Community Service Award”
from the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority. She is a member of Association
of Image Consultants International (AICI), Distinguished Women in
International Service, Top Ladies of Distinction, Gamma Phi Delta
Sorority, Eureka Communities Fellow, Michigan State University
Graduate Alumni member, NAACP,
The National Association of Female Executives, Women Impacting
Public Policy and a member of the Charles H. Wright Museum of
African American History. She is a contributing writer in the
Michigan Chronicle & Michigan Front Page on Image & Style.
Alison is a former flight attendant and model. Miss America Petite
Pageant contestant, Jet Magazine Beauty, Auto Show model, former
Judge in the Miss Teen Detroit and a High School Homecoming Queen.
In her spare time, she enjoys traveling, reading and attending
sporting events. She is a loyal Detroit Lions season ticket holder
and a member of Word of Faith International Christian Center.
“What you do for others, God will do for you.”
- Alison Vaughn