A native of Jackson, Mississippi, Nneka Ayozie attained her Bachelor of Science in Communication from Jackson State University in May 2013. Soon thereafter, Nneka moved to Houston to pursue a Masters in Higher Education Administration. Nneka also began to seek opportunities that would enable her to develop her leadership skills. With this goal in mind, she began a graduate assistantship for the Center of Student Involvement and joined the Houston Area Urban League Young Professionals. She currently serves on the fund development, special events, and community outreach committees. Beyond her academic and professional interests, Nneka enjoys crafting, mentoring young adults, and has been a licensed cosmetologist for 6 years.
Q: What do you value about HAULYP
As a new comer to Houston, I saw the Urban League as an opportunity to meet and engage with educated, diverse, and successful individuals. The opportunity for personal growth and development that this organization provides is one that could not be ignored.
Q: Whats your favorite store?
Hands down…. Sephora
Q: Whats your favorite restaurant?
Haven’t been in Houston long so probably “Ra” Sushi