Dr. Jatun Thompson is a Texas native, born and raised in the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex. She is passionate about building lasting relationships, fostering sisterhood, and supporting women through their individually unique life journeys toward success, personal and professional growth.
Her passion led to establishing The Commend Her Network (TCHN), a non-profit organization created to encourage a community of women to celebrate, connect with, and advocate for one another. As Founder and CEO, she takes great pleasure in encouraging unity and praise among women through this movement against competition.
She obtained both a Doctorate and Master’s degree in Business Administration. The combination of experience and education led Dr. Jatun to find joy in speaking to audiences about leadership, business, and personal growth. She also coaches small business owners on taking the steps necessary to effectively start a business, offers grant/business writing assistance, and provides conflict resolution expertise.
As a financially active member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., she is currently committed to chartering an alumni chapter in the far northwest Dallas, Texas area with the Pink Tea Rose Sisters of Service, an Official Interest Group. She also serves as a local city board member for the Community Advisory Board.
Dr. Jatun enjoys networking, mentoring, speaking, coaching, shopping, personal development, and spending time with friends and family. Her mantra is “change the way you look at things and the things you look at will change.” (Wayne Dyer)