January 31, 2022
Fostering Change Podcast | Episode 113 | Jamerika Haynes-Lewis
On this weeks episode of Fostering Change we have an incredible discussion with Jamerika Haynes-Lewis!
A native of Tacoma, Washington, Jamerika Haynes-Lewis has more than ten years of experience as a journalist and advocate for children in foster care. While growing up in foster care, Jamerika was determined to have a different life than the one she experienced. She put herself through college earning a Bachelor of Arts in Communication from Washington State University. As the owner of Clever Jam Communications, Jamerika offers strategic communications guidance, motivational speaking, and facilitation. Currently she is USA Ambassador Ms. 2021 through the USA Ambassador Pageant. Her platform is ‘A Chance to Succeed: Empowering Youth in Foster Care.’ We discuss, November is National Adoption Month, what we can do as community members to help families who are vulnerable to ending up in the system, what Jamerika plans to do/have done with her reign as USA Ambassador Ms. 2021
You can find out more about Jamerika by visiting: Facebook: Clever Jam Communications | Facebook Twitter: (@CleverJamComms) / Twitter Instagram: (@jamerika_b) • Instagram photos and videos Author Website: www.cleverjam.com Learn more at https://www.comfortcases.org/