Meet Jini Thornton


Jini D. Thornton, CPA, has more than 24 years of experience in the accounting profession and entertainment industry. Her business, Envision Business Management Group, provides accounting, tax, tour accounting and logistics, and other financial related services for artists, producers, songwriters, actors, record labels and management companies. Jini is also a strategic business consultant to social media influencers and nationally syndicated radio show hosts.

Jini is currently the co-host of the Money Monday segment on the nationally syndicated Willie Moore, Jr. show and is a financial expert for the nationally syndicated Rickey Smiley Morning Radio Show and Sister Circle TV Show. She is also a co-founder of the Never Broke Nation; a movement that utilizes various digital platforms to teach the masses how to make, save and grow their money.

Jini began her professional career as a tax accountant with the international accounting firm, KPMG. Jini received a Master’s of Science in Taxation from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Jini also holds a B.S in Accounting from North Carolina A&T State University. 

In addition to building her practice, Jini is very active in her community.  She is on the board of the School of Business & Economics at North Carolina A&T State University, she is a budget coach for Habitat for Humanity and she is on the Community Outreach team for Impact Church.

Jini has been married for 25 years to David Thornton and has 2 adult sons – Trevor and Cameron.