New York, NY
Hailing from Brooklyn, NY (born and raised), Jamiela serves as JustLeadershipUSA’s Executive Associate located in Washington, D.C. She works closely with the President/CEO to support JLUSA’s mission and serves as the liaison to the Board of Directors. She is coming from The Field School where she supported several senior leadership members and dedicated time to their DEI initiatives. Jamiela is also an AmeriCorps Alum who has collaborated with several District of Columbia Public Schools and KIPP, volunteered with the Boys and Girls Club and interned with Girls Inc. As an aspiring Founder of her own non-profit organization, her passion for youth development and female empowerment remains the driving force in her everyday life.
Jamiela holds a BS in Human Development and Family Studies with a minor in Sociology from Penn State University’s College of Health and Human Development.