Joined EDPA: 2020
Keyona serves as the Program Coordinator, working to strengthen the relationship between the EDPA and Bronze Valley, a non-profit, early-stage venture investment platform that supports high growth, innovation, and technology-enabled companies created by diverse, underrepresented, and underestimated founders.
Keyona comes by way of Zachary, Louisiana, her hometown, and San Diego, where she graduated from the University of California, San Diego with degrees in international business and Chinese studies. Keyona is now part of the Venture for America fellowship. She is passionate about impact investing, diminishing the Black wealth gap, and vegan cooking.