Mokah-Jasmine Johnson is an educator; prominent activist; music, media, and marketing entrepreneur; and mother. Mokah is co-founder and president of the Athens Anti-Discrimination Movement, a grassroots organization that aims to combat discrimination through education and activism. She holds an M.S. in Education, Media Design, and Technology from Full Sail University and a B.S. in Marketing Management. She is also the VP and co-owner of “United Group of Artists” (UGA Live) a grassroots marketing consulting and event production company and the Hip Hop Director for Girls Rock Athens. As an educator, entrepreneur, and civil rights activist, Mokah aims to uplift and inspire others.
- January 2018-Deborah Gonzalez, State Representative for District 117 presented a GA House Resolution to Knowa D. Johnson and Mokah Jasmine- Johnson that commends and honors their work. Gonzalez states, “Honoring King encourages us to continue the efforts of those that came before us–especially those who lost everything in the process.” “Nearly 50 years later, there are individuals like Knowa D. Johnson and Mokah Jasmine Johnson who are working diligently, tirelessly, and without the recognition they deserve.” “Their efforts help to shape a more just and fair community for all to thrive and grow in.” Click here to read the full transcript of the GA House Resolution.
- October 2017- Athens Smart Woman Award-Jeannette Rankin Foundation
- Oct 2017-A3C Action Summit- Presenter-Hip Hop Advocacy Workshop
- July 207- Athens Clarke County Mayor and Commission Diversity, Inclusion, and Equity Committee member
- April-2017 Vic Chesnut Songwriting Contest judge
- March 2017-Girls Rock Athens Hip Hop Director Position
- January 2017- Kappa Alpha Community Service Award
- March 2016-Athens Super Hero recognition-Flagpole Magazine
- November 2016-Advocacy Achievement- assisted in passing ACC bar admittance ordinance and Commission Defined Option for a possible Civil Rights Commission.
- VIP Girlz Dance and Leadership Program 2013-2016
- Athens Day of Jubilee-UGA Baldwin Hall “Honoring the Ancestors” Vigil May 4th, 2017
- Athens MLK Day Parade and Fest January 2017 (annual event)
- Athens in Harmony (co-host/producer) October 2016, January 2017
- Stop the Killing Vigil and Rally July 2016
- Athens Anti-Discrimination March and Rally January 2016
- Athens Black Market (launched 2016)
Athens Hip Hop Awards (yearly event, since 2015) and much more….