Founder & CEO, Alchemist Agency.
Dr. Joynicole Martinez is founder and Chief Executive Officer of the Alchemist Agency, a management and leadership development consulting firm serving leading corporations, health care facilities, non-governmental, and not-for-profit organizations.
Dr. Martinez has 20 years of experience providing capacity-building services, including grant writing, strategic planning, with a focus on performance management, fund development and impact measurement.
As a community advancement and public health expert, Joynicole has developed initiatives that reach across disciplines to strengthen health and wellness. For example, the development of mixed-income, mixed-finance housing communities that address the social determinants of health, equity and human rights.
Dr. Martinez earned a BA in Political Science from the College of Charleston, a MBA from the University of Phoenix, a DSc. In Clinical Counseling and a Health Science Doctorate (DHSc.) with a concentration in Leadership and Organizational Behavior from A.T. Still University. She is also a Certified Six Sigma Green Belt (CSSGB).
She sits on the Board of Directors for the Wisdom To Believe Foundation, is the U.S. Chair for Housing and Community Development for the ALL International Women’s Chamber and is a regular contributor to the newspaper The Carolinian, and the online publishing platforms Women on Business, She Owns It, Walker’s Legacy, and Mogul.