Where It All Started

Johnetta Alston Lake has a strong musical background that began in church.   It’s that foundation that allowed her to develop and embrace her own style.  A style influenced by many greats, who paved the way for her.  A style honed on stage in musicals, singing groups, her one-woman cabaret act, background vocalist, session work, and as a singer/songwriter.  Music is in her DNA, growing up surrounded by immediate family, aunts, uncles, and cousins of singers and musicians.  Johnetta was a member of the Broadway Gospel Choir, where her powerful God-given voice, didn’t go unnoticed. 

Johnetta has worked with such industry icons as, Sir Andrew Lloyd Weber, Galt MacDermot, Eric Krebs, Jason Robert Brown, Ken Lundie, and many, others.  As an actress and singer, Johnetta was also part of the Broadway Workshops for Abyssinia, Parade, and The Civil War!  She’s the Host & Executive Producer of her Talk Show, 2nd Chance with Johnetta Lake, an actress, author, director, producer, playwright, and independent filmmaker!  She’s most excited about the "highly-anticipated" launch of her own digital television network, Inspiration Television Network-ITN.  The network will air on Amazon Prime, Roku, and several other media outlets!!

Johnetta is also a beauty expert!  Having had an awesome career as a makeup artist, hairstylist, image consultant, salon owner, and cosmetics executive.  Affectionately known as Jett, she's written many beauty and image articles for several publications and is the author of the must-have book, "The Road to YOU...The Ultimate Guide to Staging Your Own Transformation."  https://www.theroadtou.com  In addition, Jett is a Master Cosmetologist and Skin Care Specialist.  She's taught many continuing education classes, has been a faculty member at New York's Barbizon School of Modeling, and Atlanta's John Robert Powers where she wrote their Vocal/Music Program.  Her production and singing teams have won international competitions held in New York and Los Angeles.  She's worked with many of the most prestigious cosmetic companies and been the buyer for several top salons.  She's even worked as a Publicist, and brings this wealth of experience and a little show business to everything she does!

Johnetta conducts workshops and seminars across the country, now virtual, and is available to speak at company training events, churches, retreats, and women's groups.  As a Presentation/Transformation Coach, her seminar, "How You Present Yourself To The World, Is How the World Treats You," now virtual, Johnetta shows clients how to transform and reinvent themselves while embracing who they are, right where they are. Her book signings, also virtual now, are one of a kind and not to be missed!!  She knows that nothing happens until it's appointed time and that the best is yet to come.  Stay tuned, because you don't want to miss a moment!