We're here to help you on your mental wellness journey

Discover the heart behind brightn with our founder's story. Watch the video to learn why we're dedicated to empowering you on your wellness journey by providing personalized support and resources.


of Gen Z adults experience at least one physical or emotional symptom due to stress.


of parents noticed a new or worsening mental health condition in their teens since the pandemic.


of high school students seriously consider attempting suicide.


of Gen Z adults report seeking mental health treatment, a higher rate than any other generation.


How it started

"Purpose becomes passion when it gets personal, and for me, it's personal".

Rooted in personal loss, brightn emerged to deliver personalized resources, shifting focus from identification to empowerment.

Empowering You

Personalized tools to improve well-being, planned by you!

Breaking the stigma

Challenging the norms by fostering understanding.

Meet the team

Hearts behind brightn

United by a commitment to mental wellness.

Jeffrey Johnston
Founder & CEO

Author, Podcast Host, Founder of Non-Profit Living Undeterred Project, Empowered Mental Wellness Advocate

Emilie Mauricio
Director of Curriculum Development

15+ Years of Experience as M.Ed. Curriculum & Instruction, Empowered Mental Wellness Advocate

Carson Goodale

2x Startup Entrepreneur with 10+ Years of Experience Building Technology Businesses, Empowered Mental Wellness Advocate

Jared Resseguie
Marketing Director

Freelance Artist, Former D1 Hockey Player, Empowered Mental Wellness Advocate


Why we brightn lives

Our mission is to empower young adults to self assess and autonomously build their own mental wellness plan focusing on three key areas of optimal mental wellness:
Health, Wealth, and Purpose.