Josiah Jackson-Okesola is a licensed professional Nurse Clinician, multi-award-winning nurse innovator, extraordinary global nursing leader, media consultant, digital media broadcaster, mental health therapist, practising psychotherapist and public speaker with current international certifications in Basic Life Support (BLS) and Immediate Life Support (ILS).
Over the years, his undying passion for rebranding the battered image of the nursing profession led him to orchestrate, convene and coordinate professional nurses in a series of nursing advocacy projects in partnership with the United Nations; World Heart Federation (WHF) and the Nursing Now Global Campaign.
In recognition of his contribution in the field of nursing leadership and health advocacy, he earned his first international award in 2013 from the highest global nursing body, the International Council of Nurses, Geneva, Switzerland.
In 2015 he went back to broadcasting school to fulfil his childhood dream of becoming a professional Media Broadcaster & Journalist. On graduation from the Grajos Institute of Broadcasting, he took his passion for rebranding the image of Nursing to an unprecedented level, working with an outstanding team of highly talented but young nurses to establish “Nurses on Air”, the first of its kind radio broadcasting and nursing advocacy and branding hub strictly run by professional nurses, in the history of Africa nursing. He invented the African Nurses TV, a first of its kind online digital media innovative tool by African nurses and proceeded to win with his team of media broadcasting nurses, the highly revered national award, the Nigeria Healthcare Excellence Awards (Media Broadcast Category). In recognition of his contribution in the field of nursing leadership and health advocacy, he earned his first international award in 2013 from the highest global nursing body, the International Council of Nurses, Geneva, Switzerland.
There is power in storytelling, through sharing personal stories Josiah Okesola captivates his audience whilst also delivering powerful thought-provoking messages on Diversity, Equity and Inclusion.
D&I Coaching Sessions
Sometimes you need to speak to an expert in the field of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion. Whether that be individuals trying to see if DEI is a career to pursue or a group of professionals wanting to learn more about DEI.
Workshop Delivery & Creation
Let me help you create an engaging and motivational workshop that will get your people thinking and challenging their own biases and behaviours. Do you need an unbias voice in the room to challenge internal beliefs and unconcious biases?