Women You Should Meet (W.Y.S.M.): Je’Na Brown

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Women You Should Meet (W.Y.S.M.): Je’Na Brown

Je'Na Brown

Name: Je’Na Brown (aka HoneyB)

City, State: Washington, D.C.

Profession: IT Project Coordinator, Owner of Pound Cakes By HoneyB, Co-Owner of Honey-Coated Nightlyfe, and Host of HoneyB’s Open Mic on WRTR Real Talk Radio

Website: instagram.com/poundcakesbyhoneyb

In a few words, how would you describe yourself?
Libra! A no nonsense woman who sees the world as it is and still loves it anyway.

Your favorite hangout spots.
Any place that serves a good Old Fashioned drink.

Favorite guilty pleasure.
Wine, bourbon, and cigars.

Favorite quote.
“Never judge a book by its cover, you may miss out on an amazing story.”

Who is your biggest influence? And why?
My grandmother because she was a great woman, an amazing cook, and loved by everyone who met her.

Favorite event.
Any LezLink, Unleashed DC, Sleepy Lee, or Jay Walking Productions event.

Do you have any regrets in life?
Spending time with people who had already shown me that they weren’t worthy of my time from the start.

Favorite lesbian celebrity.

Any fun facts or anything else you want our readers to know?
I serve as the Communications Chair for the PROUD Employee Business Resource Group at work. I’m obsessed with musicals. I love independent and foreign films, reading, and traveling. I also love spending time with my closest friends and taking “Me Time” moments to regroup and recharge.