Nakeyia Jones was born and raised in the Bronx, NY with her mother, father and two brothers. She has

had Vitiligo for over 3 years and has done extensive research about herbs, diet and causes of Vitiligo. 

She currently resides in Chicago with her amazing husband Justin for the past nine years. 

She has traveled to schools and community events within her city to encourage and educate adults and children about the skin

condition, Vitiligo. 

Nakeyia earned her bachelor’s degree in social work from Oglala Lakota College in

Rapid City, SD and her Master’s in education from American College of Education in Indianapolis, IN.

She has been in the field of education and social work for over 20 years in many capacities. Nakeyia has one son who is currently a college student at Alabama A&M University.