Guided by the values of honesty, compassion, and curiosity, Ayanna has built a life around connecting people to the resources they need to turn their passion into meaningful work.
As a teacher, teacher educator, entrepreneur and community volunteer, Ayanna has worked with a diverse group of people to acquire the knowledge and develop habits and mindsets needed to achieve their greatest potential. Ayanna is skilled in consulting, coaching, strategic thinking, program design, and program implementation. Ayanna’s background includes roles in K-12, higher education, corporate, non-profit, and entrepreneurial settings.
At the core of her work are two questions:
1. How can we build institutions that add value to people's lives?
2. How do we empower the people in those institutions to reach their highest potential, personally and professionally?