A native of Washington, DC, Elona Washington is a child sexual abuse survivor, producer and motivational speaker. Additionally, she’s the Amazon best-selling co-author of 20 Beautiful Women Volume II and I Am Beautiful: The Evolution of Beauty and blogs for both the acclaimed Huffington Post and esteemed Digital Romance. She’s made guest appearances on HuffPost Live, prominent radio shows and popular podcasts.
Elona’s most recent book, From Ivy League To Stripper Life: 10 Lessons Learned, attained Amazon bestseller status in two categories within a week of its release. Between these pages, she candidly discusses why her promising life spiraled out of control and the lessons learned along the way.
A graduate of Howard University, Elona later obtained her Master’s in Science, Marketing Management from the University of Maryland University College. She’s a member of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc., and a mother of two. She currently resides in Charlotte, North Carolina.