Jen Jones Donatelli

Jen Jones Donatelli

Creative Groove



Jen Jones Donatelli is a certified Co-Active life and leadership coach; creative facilitator; and founder of Creative Groove—a small business offering courses, coaching, and community programming around creativity and self-expression. Jen has also taught for schools and organizations including Chautauqua Institution, Loyola Marymount University, Ohio University, MediaBistro, StoryStudio Chicago, Literary Cleveland, and more.


Prior to her work with Creative Groove, Jen worked in various forms of media and entertainment for nearly 20 years. Her resume spans feature films, award shows, talk shows, sitcoms, red carpet reporting, and print/online journalism for outlets including Glamour, REDBOOK, Business Insider, Playboy, Los Angeles Confidential and many more. Her work has taken her into the kitchens of Wolfgang Puck and Thomas Keller, hidden gems throughout California and Mexico, and even into Ozzy Osbourne’s bedroom. (True story!)


When not on the clock, Jen can be found living the Lake Erie life with her loved ones or scouring thrift shops and antique stores for vintage finds. She is also the founder of the Next Level CLE networking group for women over 35 at the next level of their lives, families and careers.