Jillian "JJ" Simmons

Jillian “JJ” Simmons is a veteran radio and TV host, three-time author, speaker, and the creator of Respect My Crown, a community that encourages women to deepen in spirituality, sisterhood, accountability, and service. As an on-air talent, she has captivated listeners from cities across the country, and over the years, interviewed numerous influential figures, including President Barack Obama. JJ has also been featured by numerous national media outlets, including MTV, CBS, and BET. Her compelling message of self-love has won over legions of fans in the United States as well as in Australia, Europe, and Africa. Additionally, she is the founder of JJ’s I’m Me Foundation, which inspires at-risk middle and high-school girls to be the best version of themselves. She is currently based in Houston, Texas.