Learn how to Empower the Next Generation of Trailblazers

Chris Whitehead

Chris Whitehead

Jean Velonis

Jean Velonis

"Learn how to Empower the Next Generation of Trailblazers" with Chris Whitehead and Jean Velonis


Join Salesforce MVPs, Jean Velonis and Chris Whitehead, as they share their experience of leading a Salesforce Certification Study Group and being Trailhead Educators. Learn about these two great programs, what it takes to get involved, and some things they learned along the way.


Chris became an accidental Salesforce Admin in 2010. In 2017 he transitioned to the consulting work. He is a 3x certified Salesforce Professional, Admin, Platform App Builder and Sales Cloud Consultant. He also holds certifications for Conga Composer, Conga Actiongrid and Conga Contracts for Salesforce.

Chris is currently a Salesforce MVP, Co-leader of the Atlanta, GA User Group, Team member of Southeast Dreamin' and a Senior Salesforce Engineer with RelationEdge, a Salesforce Platinum Consultant.

When he isn’t working on Salesforce, you can find him working on some kind of project in the community, building furniture, on the baseball field watching his son or hanging out with his wife and kids.


5X Certified Salesforce Admineloper | Salesforce MVP | Salesforce Women In Tech Leader

I was a single mom working fulltime, getting my degree in business and learning Salesforce. I bravely raising my hand for a life changing opportunity in the Salesforce ecosystem. I was a self taught admin back in 2006. I've developed Salesforce through the years of old school classic to today's Salesforce Classic to Lightning. I become a user group leader all the way to Salesforce MVP and a having a passion for the WIT community.

Shane Hayes