Jada Kennerly

Jada Kennerly

Jada Kennerly is a student at Oberlin College majoring in Sociology and works on campus in the Office of Student treasures with the Student Finance Committee as the committee coordinator. She has completed research papers on urban access and transportation in Columbus, OH and the social psychology of empathy towards people in need. On campus, she is a captain of the Oberlin College Track and Field team, a leader of the Black Student Athlete Group, a member of ABUSUA, Oberlin’s Black Student Union, and a member of AndWhat, a dance group for Black Women and Women of Color. She is a Mount Vernon, Ohio resident with Southern roots and a passion for learning, youth, public health, the natural sciences, sociological thinking, and developing new skills while engaging in new opportunities.