Tygressa Jones (“Ty”) is Chief of Staff at Enlightened, Inc. As a trusted partner and adviser to the President and CEO, Ty is responsible for collaboration with the Company’s cross-functional teams to ensure effective and streamlined performance with the development, implementation, and execution of corporate priorities and strategic initiatives. Ty is a seasoned professional with an extensive background and experience working with high-profile, C-Suite executives and senior leadership teams.
Ty’s professional experience includes working in various industries and environments – from entrepreneurial to corporate – specializing in (1) energy (2) real estate investment trust, (3) healthcare and (4) private, corporate and federal securities law, just to name a few. Additionally, she is skilled with providing senior level support with organizational process improvement; contract drafting, review and negotiation; and has served repeatedly as the liaison between executive leadership and Board members with critical and confidential communication flow; preparation and management of board meetings; and the facilitation of new member orientation.
Ty has a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration with a minor in Human Resource Management; a Master’s degree in Business Administration; and a Juris Doctor degree in law. Her membership interests includes: (1) Society for Human Resource Management, (2) National Black MBA Association, (3) Association of Legal Administrators, and (5) National Lawyers Guild.