CREATE Program Manager
Waniya grew up in East Palo Alto. She attended School of Wisdom and Knowledge College Preparatory Academy from Pre-K through Seventh Grade. When the school moved to Atlanta, Georgia, she attended Costaño Elementary in Ravenswood City School District. She went on to attend Carlmont High School in Belmont, CA. After graduating from Carlmont she went on to attend Foothill Community College and transferred to CSU East Bay. After college Waniya started co-teaching at Costaño Elementary.
Waniya loves serving the community she grew up in and is passionate about serving God. In her spare time she loves reading, traveling, and watching basketball. She may or may not be The Warriors biggest fan!