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Kwanza Jones ’93

Kwanza Jones - Photo Square - 2018

Kwanza Jones is an impact investor, artist, author and Founder/CEO of SUPERCHARGED® by Kwanza Jones, a lifestyle, fitness and personal development platform that exists to ignite energy and action in those looking to better themselves. (iamsupercharged.com) She invests in individuals, organizations and early stage/growth ventures across four key areas:  Education, Entrepreneurship, Equal Opportunity and Empowerment (kjsi.org)

With a multifaceted background spanning music, media production, law, business and philanthropy, some say she’s a Renaissance woman, others call her a Boss. For Kwanza, the title does not matter, the work does. At SUPERCHARGED, she works with a talented team of creators, strategists and Igniters to help power positive change. 

Kwanza believes, fitness cannot exist without empowerment, confidence is crucial and community is power. The SUPERCHARGED studios, pop-ups, app (currently in beta) and events provide all-out energy boosting, connection creating, power move making impactful experiences that help people build fitness, confidence and community. 

Whether serving on corporate boards, teaching negotiation classes at major universities, or speaking on success, entrepreneurship and leadership at conferences, Kwanza Jones inspires and energizes audiences. Given her background as a nine-time and Top 10 Billboard charting dance music artist, it’s no surprise — her energy ignites confidence and action. It’s all part of Kwanza’s passion and purpose, to be a catalyst that helps people go from stuck to SUPERCHARGED.


Women in the Arts Showcase

Thursday, October 4

Please join us for the Opening Reception and Women in the Arts Showcase to hear from a select group of alumni artists and student groups, and participate in interactive/collaborative creative activities. The Opening Reception will kick off in the New South tent at 6:30 p.m., followed by various performances, displays, and activities in the tent and the Lewis Arts complex beginning at 7:30 p.m. There will also be work by visual artists on display throughout the weekend at Maclean House.

Women in the Arts Showcase Program (PDF 52KB)

Featured Artists:


Morning Wellness Activities

Friday, October 5

Dance Cardio for Your Mind, Body, and Soul with Kwanza Jones ’93
Time: 6:30 – 7:30 AM
Get up and move with this dance centered workout.
Carl A. Fields Center, Multipurpose Room

Group Run with Ashley Higginson ’11, Attorney, Professional Runner
Time: 6:45 – 7:30 AM
Enjoy a casual run around Princeton campus. All paces welcome.
Run begins in the Dillon Gymnasium parking lot

Group Yoga
Time: 6:30 – 7:30 AM
Welcome the morning with this gentle yoga class. Please wear comfortable clothing and bring a towel.
Frist Campus Center, Multipurpose Room (lower level)

Meditation with Sukey Novogratz ’89, Writer, Meditation Advocate
Time: 7:00 – 7:30 AM
This guided meditation class will begin your day with peace.
Lewis Science Library, Atrium

Qigong with Nadia Linda Chiu Hole ’75, Founder, Aloha MD
Time: 6:30 – 7:30 AM
Ease into the day with this Chinese exercise combining movement, breathing, and meditation. No prior experience needed.
Dillon Gymnasium, Multipurpose Room

Swim at Dillon Gym with Chris McPherson ’89, Head Coach, Ensworth Aquatics Masters Program
Time: 6:30 – 7:30 AM
Begin your day with a guided swim workout. All ability levels welcome. Please bring a swimsuit, cap, and goggles.
Dillon Gymnasium, Pool