Born February 22 in Atlanta, Ga,
Antonio Jennings graduated with his bachelor’s degree in Religion and American Racial and Multicultural Studies with an emphasis in Philosophy and English from St. Olaf College in Northfield, MN. Founded by Antonio in 2005, Each One Reach One Community Impact Project, Inc. Atlanta, Georgia has created programs that promote and utilize self-esteem, independence, critical thinking and responsibility. Along with adding 8 different programs to the Each One Reach One Family, 5 States have adopted Each One Reach One and its reach has extended to Nairobi, Kenya.
Antonio has created programs that help kids achieve their highest potential in school and in life. With the help of some dedicated tutors and mentors, we have been able to provide community-based support for children and their families through educational, recreational and community service projects. Each One Reach One currently partners with the D.A.R.E. Reading Program, Atlanta Community Food Bank, Juvenile Detention Center, Senior Citizens of Metropolitan Atlanta, Hosea Feed the Hungry, and Habitat for Humanity to make our communities a better place.
Since the tender age of 8, Antonio has served as a minister, keynote speaker and workshop leader including, but not limited to, the following: Keynote Speaker and facilitator for the Teacher’s Appreciation Awards Banquet in Atlanta, Ga.; Keynote Speaker for Home Depot's Annual Employee Celebration Dinner. Keynote Speaker and Minister at Harvard University. Keynote Speaker and Workshop Facilitator for TRIO Day at Vermilion College in Ely, MN. Keynote Speaker and Workshop Facilitator at Fort Hays State University in Fort Hays, Kansas. Harambee Conference Motivational Speaker at St. Olaf College; and Keynote Speaker and workshop leader for the Servant Leadership Conference at Vincennes University in Evansville Indiana. Antonio has done a number of plays and musical including The Wiz, Porgy Bess, Top Dog Underdog and Dominique in the TV Series Rich Brothers written by Shaun Mathis.
Antonio Jennings, (ACE with studies in Kinesiology) is a recognized certified health & fitness, strength,conditioning, personal trainer and speaker, author, body worker, life transformer and owner of PLANTED. With over 7 years of experience, Antonio has trained some of the world’s best athletes actors, teachers, attorneys artist, and many more individuals worldwide. He is currently the Head Fitness & Wellness Director for the RADCO companies in Atlanta, Ga, where he provides fitness and wellness programming for residents and employees. Antonio also serves as the fitness director for The Logan-Wilkes Foundation where he provides programming for seniors, youth, students and professionals at the Good Samaritan Health Center located in Atlanta, Ga.
Antonio has had the opportunity to work with some fantastic trainers and health coaches. Here are a few Trainers and coaches Antonio has worked with... Reggie Austin former Chicago Bears Cornerback, Kick Returner and Punt Returner. Rich Lansky Owner of Optimum Sports Performance Training in Sarasota Fl. Jeff Garcia former NFL Quarterback turned Sports Agent in San Diego, Ca. Clinton Spencer Trainer and Health Coach at D1 Sports and Strength & Conditioning Coach at Lee University and Strength Coach for the Saskatchewan Roughriders Canadian Football League. From teachers, servicemen and women, community leaders, entertainers and athletes Antonio has trained hundreds of individuals from all different walks of life.
Antonio has received many awards for his hard work and dedication including The New Millennium Religious Award from the NAACP, Outstanding Community Service and Academic Achievement Award from the Secretary of State of Georgia, WVEE/WAOK Community Achievers Award, Atlanta Rotary Youth Leadership Award, National Science Merit Award, Semi-finalist Governor's Honors Program, Coach's Corner – Character Award, Presidential Service Award, 11 Alive Who Care Community Service Award, U.S. Olympic Committee F.L.A.M.E. Award, Local Honoree, 2005 Prudential Spirit of Community Awards, Atlanta Falcons Youth Foundation Community Quarterback Award, Wendy's High School Heisman Nominee, The Hitachi Foundation Yoshiyama Award for Exemplary Service to the Community.