Jo Saxton is an author, speaker, certified MBTI practitioner, entrepreneur and leadership coach who empowers women in leadership, challenges societal stereotypes and helps people discover who they truly are and live authentically.
Born to Nigerian parents and raised in London,England, and having worked in both the UK and US, Jo brings a multi-cultural and international perspective to leadership. Jo is the founder of the Ezer Collective, an initiative that equips women in leadership to leverage their skills and identify and own their unique leadership identity and voice. Jo also co-hosts the popular podcast Lead Stories: Tales of Leadership in Life with Steph O’Brien. A sought-after speaker, Jo has spoken to colleges/universities, churches, national conferences and companies including: Q, Catalyst, Evereve, NoonDay Collection, LakeShore Media and numerous gatherings across the U.S., U.K. and Australia.
Jo is the author of three well-received books; More than Enchanting: Breaking Through Barriers to Influence Your World, High Heels and Holiness: The Smart Girl’s Guide to Living Life Well and The Dream of You: Let Go of Broken Identities and Live the Life You were Made For. In her most recent book, The Dream of You Jo aims to help readers confront their past, break through stifling perceptions, and live with courage and purpose.
Jo and her husband, Chris, live in Minneapolis with their two daughters. She loves Starbucks, running, her people, and the everyday stuff, like good music, good food, and good books. And Target. She really, really loves Target.