Maimuna Yaffa began working with Open Doors Academy in June 2019 as the Middle School Assistant Campus Coordinator at Albert B. Hart. Prior to working with ODA, Maimuna spent four years attending Kent State University majoring in Educational Studies and with a minor in Community Health Education. She graduated with her Bachelor’s in Education in December 2017.
Maimuna was born in The Gambia but relocated to Saudi Arabia where she spent most of her childhood and teenage years. She moved to the United States in 2013 to expand her education. During her time in Saudi Arabia, she worked as a student assistant to engage with students with numerous activities after school while also helping out with homework. During her free time, Maimuna enjoys watching TV, reading psychological thriller books, meditating, and taking spontaneous trips.