Jeannie Jones-LedfordPresident & Chief Executive Officer

As President and CEO of J3 Consulting, Jeannie Jones-Ledford is the woman behind this SBA 8(a), HUBZone, Economically Disadvantaged Woman-Owned Small Business (EDWOSB). J3 Consulting was built on Jeannie’s extensive range of experience creating successful solutions for federal government agencies and commercial industries. Under her leadership, J3 offers highly respected support services in the areas of Project Management, Information Technology, Program Management, Change Management, and Training.

Mrs. Jones -Ledford remains actively engaged with J3’s clients developing transformational strategies and working to ensure consistent delivery while driving and managing strategic objectives, diversification and rapid company growth. As an executive she is a partner and a coach to the leadership teams, instilling the company’s core values, such as Integrity, Diligence, Reliability, Compassion, and Accountability.

Her tenacity, integrity, and strong character allowed her to grow J3 from a non-existent government practice with $0 revenue to now a trusted partner with multi-millions in revenue within a short timeframe. She created the company’s motto “Plan the Work…Work the Plan” because she strongly believes that out-of-the-box thinking, innovation, dedication, and hard work yields accomplishment and success. This drive is what has made her a reputable entrepreneur over the years, what makes her a leader destined to accomplish her mission and vision to be the top contractor of choice when government and private companies need quality and results.

Mrs. Jones- Ledford holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Bennett College. Throughout her career she has obtained various certificates of knowledge showing her zest for pursuing continuous education and staying abreast of current disciplines in her field of work. She is a member of Women Impacting Public Policy (WIPP), The National 8(a) Association, and The American Council for Technology (ACT) and Industry Advisory Council (IAC).

She has certifications in Artificial Intelligence (AI) from UiPath and attended American University Industry Focus Groups on Change Management and Program Management.

Mrs. Jones-Ledford received the USDA Research, Education, and Economics (REE) Small Business of the Year award.

She currently lives in Ashburn, VA with her husband Derrick Ledford and their miniature Schnauzer “Harper”. Mrs. Ledford has passionately supported multiple charitable events and causes throughout her lifetime.