Jan Edwards is the founder of Paving The Way Foundation, which works to fiercely disrupt the cycle of child human trafficking. Through her tireless work and devotion to this cause, Jan is making a difference. Tune in to hear how Jan took on this mission and how she uses education and awareness to empower all of us “fiercely disrupt” the cycle of human trafficking.
About Our Guest
Jan Edwards is the founder and President of Paving the Way Foundation, an organization committed to being a fierce disruption in the cycle of child trafficking around the globe. This is accomplished through educational and training programs that empower communities to break the cycle. Jan spent over 25 years as an executive in sales and marketing working with organizations like Time Warner, Bright House, the United Nations and other international groups, before taking on the worldwide initiative to prevent children from becoming victims of this silent crime. Paving the Way has educated over 6,000 children, teens and adults on over the past 2 years. Ms. Edwards has been featured in Huffington Post, Marie Claire, NBC and iHeart Radio as an influencer on prevention education and was awarded Humanitarian of the Year. Jan is the writer, co-director and producer of the award-winning film, Trapped in the Trade, which was featured on CNN.
Jan’s free gift is her book called Signs of Trafficking which you can download here.
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