Jameliah Blount

Founder/executive director

Caring, loving, giving, strong, structured, and determined are a few words to describe Jameliah. She knows what it means to dream big and then act accordingly to see her dreams come true. Jameliah being a mother of two young boys strives to show them on a daily basis that they can succeed at anything that they put their minds and effort towards. She is focused on exposing them to a well rounded, structured, and holistic parenting style. 

After graduating from Franklin High School, Reisterstown, MD in 2004, Jameliah enrolled at Stevenson University, where she earned her Bachelor’s of Science in Business Administration in 2010. 

She re-discovered a love for helping and supporting young people during her time as the Director of Finance for a local college. She helped enroll, obtain financial aid, and create activities so students could have a whole college experience. Jameliah continued her graduate education at Arkansas Tech University, Russellville, AR, where she earned her Master's of Science in College Student Personnel. Spending a lot of her studies on  how exposure and involvement can increase participation and a sense of wholeness. 

The combination of Jameliah’s own personal education and child rearing experience with many years of working with youth groups lead her to establish Holistically Empowered Youth, Inc. An 501 c3 approved organization dedicated to providing well rounded and holistic programs and activities with a focus of helping to rear young people with a self assured, productive, confident, and an individual sense of community.

It is easier to build strong children than to repair broken adults.
— Frederick Douglas


Jasmine Wilcher

Board secretary

A selfless, caring, and nurturing spirit is what describes Jasmine. She brings years of working with young people and her educational focus of becoming a life coach to H.E.Y. She is currently working on her Bachelors at Walden University.


Justin Davis

Board treasurer

Justin a graduate from Stevenson University with a Bachelor in Business Administration brings his talent for logic, financial acuteness, and the ability to relate to young people.