Cece Jones-Davis works at the intersections of faith, art and social justice as an award-winning faith leader, facilitator, public speaker and impact strategist to point people to the All-Powerful and the least powerful.
For the past 20 years, Cece has partnered with national organizations and brands such as Levi’s and Tampax, organized and led dynamic grassroots movements and used her voice to address issues of equity and inequity.
Her activism ranges from fighting to abolish the death penalty to advocating for menstrual equity—work that she does both on the ground to create immediate impact and in high-level rooms to drive policy changes, awareness and education. She served in the historic Obama Administration under Ambassador Ron Kirk, the first African American U.S. Trade Representative. She is known most recently for her work in creating the #JusticeforJulius campaign that saved Julius Jones in Oklahoma just hours before his scheduled execution in 2021.
Born and raised in Halifax County, VA—the home of the legendary Henrietta Lacks and the once-largest slaveholding county in the state—Cece’s life experiences have given her a unique perspective in the work she does everyday to combat racism and advocate for people living on the margins of society.
Her impact has been recognized and celebrated throughout the United States, including an Emmy nomination for a KFOR News conversation on racial (re)conciliation, receiving the 2021 Change.org Changemaker of the Year Award and Special Congressional Recognition for her efforts in civil rights and social justice.
Cece always says—none of us can do EVERYthing but all of us can do something about SOME thing.
When she’s not working in advocacy, she’s working on music—her first love and ministry. Her worship style is soothing and reflective and has been shared across the country live and on projects including Stephen Hurd’s “The Overflow” and “Times of Refreshing,” as well as on Grace Covenant Worship albums. Her latest album, Alive, is available on all digital platforms.
About Sing for Change
Sing for Change is a 501c3 organization and serves as Cece’s family’s philanthropic endeavor that seeks to promote global healing and hope. Sing for Change particularly works to mobilize faith-motivated humans in thoughtful, compassionate social engagement in the areas of women and girls issues, racial healing, and criminal justice reform.
Work with Cece
Whether you’re looking for an experienced advocate to participate in your next awareness campaign or a passionate thought leader to contribute to your next project, Cece Jones-Davis can help you strategically increase exposure and meet your goals.
Cece has collaborated with a number of brands including Oklahoma City-County Health Department and Tampax, and approaches her work with authenticity and unmatched commitment.
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