Heneka Watkis-Porter

Heneka describes herself as a serial-entrepreneur, cultural ambassador, sociologist, author, speaker, radio personality and podcaster. She wakes up every day with a grateful heart as she lives her purpose of “life transformation through inspiration”.

Heneka graduated the University of the West Indies (Mona) with a B.Sc. in Sociology and Management Studies (Hons). She has worked in corporate Jamaica in the field of Procurement, and in 2007 she started Patwa Culcha International Limited which owns the clothing brand Patwa Apparel.

Like T.S. Eliot, she believes that “only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far they can go”. In 2012, Heneka was appointed by the Governor General of Jamaica, Sir Patrick Allen as an Ambassador for the I Believe Initiative.