Raised in Hollywood, CA. Kaneisha is an Award-Winning Social Entrepreneur who has spearheaded the planning and development of social ventures for women and girls. She has assisted others with discovering their passion and succeeding in causes that they are dedicated to. Kaneisha previously founded Grad Girls Network to shape underserved teen girls and women into active and well informed graduates who empowered their counterparts to complete educational commitments while leading productive lives.
She previously worked in Entertainment Public Relations and served as Director of Public Relations for Miss Malibu USA, a preliminary to Miss California USA. She later served as the VP of Membership for the Hollywood chapter of Business and Professional Women. Kaneisha’s recognized accomplishments led her to being well known as a motivational figure within her community.
After facing multiple sclerosis 5 years ago, her journey with the overwhelming condition pushed her closer into demonstrating selfless practices. She has directed social cause initiatives and self-assurance strategies that have allowed participants to discover the humanitarian passions that they are dedicated to. Her inspirational messages and commitment to helping the personal growth of others allowed her to be selected in representing California Young Women at the International Congress of Business and Professional Women Conference in 2010.
Along with being invited to The White House and awarded Special Congressional Recognition by US Congress, she has been featured on KTLA Channel 5 News’ “Heroes at Home” news segment, honored by the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce as one of their first “Heroes of Hollywood” recipients in 2011, and honored by Ebony Magazine in partnership with Pine-Sol as one of their “Women Who Make a Powerful Difference.” Her name and photograph was recently included on Bancroft Middle School’s Hollywood Alumni Wall of Fame which includes the likes of Judy Garland, Mila Kunis, Jon Voight and Jermaine Jackson amongst several others. Kaneisha attended Clark Atlanta University where she earned a B.A in Communications with a concentration in Public Relations and the University of La Verne where she earned her M.A. in Leadership and Management with a concentration in Nonprofit Management.
For more information please contact Kaneisha at firstname.lastname@example.org or 323-377-3630