Jasmine Cornell Upward Bound Specialist
Jasmine Cornell joined the Umoja team in August 2016 as the new Upward Bound Specialist at Manley Career Academy.
Jasmine is responsible for creating programs, facilitating workshops, and providing academic support for UB students. They first started working with young people during their service year with Lutheran Volunteer Corp in Washington, D.C. It was here, Jasmine developed their passion to engage young people through education, social justice, and the arts. Jasmine graduated from Spelman College with a BA in Psychology and Comparative Women’s Studies.