Our Mentors

Jessica Honegger


Jessica Honegger is the Founder and Co-CEO of Noonday Collection, the fastest growing fair trade accessories brand in the world. Noonday Collection’s vision is to use fashion to create meaningful opportunities around the world. Jessica is passionate about empowering others to practice courage, wholeness and connectedness through entrepreneurship. She has inspired almost 2,000 women across the United States to launch their own social selling businesses as Noonday Collection Ambassadors. Globally, Noonday partners with over 4,000 Artisans, empowering them to support their families through dignified work. Jessica was recently named Ernst and Young Entrepreneur of the Year for Central Texas, has been nominated for Austin’s Under 40 award for entrepreneurship twice, has won Austin’s Profile in Power award, and has been featured in numerous other publications including Inc. Her book will be published in August of 2018.  When she isn’t gathering, inspiring and leading, you can find her traveling internationally with her husband and three children, ages eleven, nine and eight. One of her children hails from Rwanda, the land of a thousand hills.