A Viral Video About Vision!
Vera Jones was best known as a Women’s Basketball Commentator for ESPN, and the Big Ten Network, until October 27, 2017 when a Goalcast video instantly went viral with close to 43 Million views! She gained global recognition and demand by sharing her inspirational message crafted from her own life challenges. Vera Jones is on a mission to uplift the world with the power of faith, vision, unity, perseverance, and purpose. Adversity is a foul that can blind us all. Vera is living proof you still can win, if you just find the courage to trust your vision and play through the foul.
Vera Jones is a Motivational Speaker, Professional Development Coach, Author, Award-Winning Television and Radio Broadcaster, and Syracuse University Hall-of-Fame Scholar-Athlete. She is most widely known for her extensive background in broadcasting, serving as a Women’s Basketball Analyst and Reporter for various networks over the past two decades including her current 12-year remote and studio analyst tenure with the Big Ten Network. Her broadcast experience also includes ESPN, Fox Sports, Madison Square Garden Network, and NBA-TV. While Vera still enjoys a career broadcasting sports, she passionately pursues her purpose by empowering individuals and teams to "Play Through the Foul" of adversity and win in this game of life!
"I love to ignite authenticity, creativity, empathy, courage, passion, and best versions of self. I challenge people to look in the mirror and see if their purpose is staring back!"
Past Speaking Engagements
Heroes Campaign Chairman - American Red Cross
"Vera has a unique, direct style that captures attention and keeps the audience engaged throughout. She is a joy and inspiration to hear!"
Mr. Lynn Coyne