Jaina was born and raised in Austin, TX. She obtained a Bachelor of Arts in Public Relations from Hampton University and relocated to the Atlanta area shortly after graduating.
Jaina spent 8 years working in the area of higher education administration and served for a brief period in the legal field. Throughout her personal and professional journey, Jaina has maintained a passion for youth development and cultivating opportunities for access. Jaina has served as a volunteer and mentor in several non-profit organizations in the Atlanta area. And, currently serves as a volunteer ballet and creative movement instructor for a youth development non-profit organization in the North Fulton area.
Jaina is excited to join the GYF team in helping create opportunity, educate, and empower youth and young adults throughout the country.