Inspiring Purpose Consulting and Coaching LLC's owner and principal consultant , Melissa Stubblefield , is a Veteran of the United States Marine Corps. Upon being honorably discharged, she began work as a Corrections Officer for Clark County Sheriffs Office, in the state of Indiana. She later began working for the State of New Jersey where she is currently the Commandant of the New Jersey Youth Challenge Academy. She received her BBA in Management and is currently working on her Masters in Organizational Leadership.
Melissa is a certified life coach and entrepreneur. She specializes in transition life coaching. She believes that everyone should have the opportunity to pursue his or her life's passion through entrepreneurship. Inspiring Purpose also helps Military Veterans by empowering them with tools necessary to obtain benefits they are entitled after leaving the service.
Melissa is currently on the Board of Directors for Who Am I Inc. She is also the President and Co-Founder of It’s Not About Us Outreach Inc., (a non-profit organization currently in its infant stage) It will provide a constructive, structured environment for “at-risk” youth through discipline, education, and art. The youth will also learn the necessity of giving back and getting involved in their own communities.
Melissa is on the National Small Business Association's Leadership Council. She is also a member of the New Jersey State Veterans Chamber of Commerce and an active member of Kappa Epsilon Psi Military Sorority Inc.