Ayannah Johnson, M.A. Ed
Ayannah is a first-generation graduate from Union, NJ. She is the conference coordinator for the Martin Luther King Jr. Youth empowerment conference. Ayannah graduated with a degree in Communications from Kean University in Union, NJ. Ayannah also received her Masters in Educational Leadership from Saint Peter’s University. Ayannah’s areas of expertise include diversity education, LGBTQI+ related issues, peer leadership, and mediation training, and higher education retention program. Ayannah is the Director of the NSLDC Pride Conference and Director of the United Collegiate Women’s Conference. She is pursuing her Doctorate in Educational Leadership from New Jersey City University. As a current Academic Advisor and Professor at New Jersey City University, she is adamant about meeting students where they are and helping them begin their journey forward. Additionally, Ayannah is a huge fan of Beyonce and her grandmother’s macaroni and cheese.