Nia is a licensed Social Worker with a passion for organizations and the people that work in them and is the Owner/Operator of On Purpose with Nia LLC- an organization dedicated to empowering small businesses and individuals to grow by promoting 360-degree wholeness through 1:1 consults, training, and project management. She provides strategic Human Resources (HR) business partner support, talent acquisition training, project management support, and self presentation strategy design for individuals and businesses.
Nia has created and executed recruitment plans for large and small companies (with a 100% hired rate) and managed HR portfolios for over 500 individuals in product lines generating revenue of over 5 million dollars annually. On April 1, 2019 Nia launched a new initiative of On Purpose, called Always Forward. Through this initiative, Nia plans to provide mental health programming and access to certified clinicians for anyone in need in the Baltimore/DC Area.
In October 2019, Nia and Marcus had an epic phone call that would be the beginning of am innovative solution to mental health stigma and the green industry. Uncommon Solutions was born.
Nia is a native Baltimorean, and received her Bachelor of Science degree from Morgan State University in 2010, and returned to her Alma Mater to receive her Masters of Social Work in 2017. Nia is a RISE Fellowship program graduate at Kennedy Krieger Institute and certified art therapy life coach.
Nia is passionate about Mental Health and Wellness, and enjoys speaking to and training audiences- large or small. Nia is a wife (Bryce), and mother of 1 (Jackson). She enjoys reading, writing, listening to music, learning about new technology, and creating.