Elisha Jewell joined Moxley Carmichael in 2023 as a web developer to create, code, modify and maintain websites for the company’s clients. Her multitude of skills include technology integration, research, identification of efficiencies and best practices in the website development process.

She graduated from the University of Tennessee summa cum laude in 2022 with a Master of Science in Information Science (MSIS) and also earned a bachelor’s degree in music and vocal performance in 2020 from LeMoyne-Owen College, also with summa cum laude honors.

Before joining Moxley Carmichael, Elisha served as director of grants and development at The Bottom, a non-profit bookshop and multi-use community space fostering change and togetherness, celebrating culture and engaging the creativity of Black people in Knoxville and secured more than $80,000 in grant funds for arts, culture and literature programs for the East Knoxville community.

She also founded Lib3, a Web3 startup that provides Blockchain-powered marketplace and publishing services for professionals in the cycle of academic publishing to combat systems of inequitable pay in academia.

Elisha is a member of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc., an esteemed organization dedicated to championing civil rights and social action.

Originally from Delaware, she now resides in Knoxville with her partner, Kaylnn, and tabby cat Shikamaru. In her free time, Jewell enjoys making music, road tripping, spending time outdoors camping and rock climbing, and exploring Knoxville’s brewery scene.