Assia Day is a Bay Area native. She graduated this May from California State University, Long Beach with a degree in communication studies. Her future education goals are to go on in school and earn both a credential and a master’s degree in education. During her time at Cal State Long Beach she focused her studies on the intersections of race, gender and sexuality. While obtaining her degree, she served as a reading literacy and comprehension tutor for a large diverse set of children, and as an intern through Kaiser Permanente’s Launch program.
Assia enjoys pop culture, reading, and writing and is enthusiastic to begin her first summer with Girls Leadership.