Mikayla Jones

Mikayla Jones

Mikayla Jones 

Mikayla is the Birmingham Project Manager. With a passion for education disadvantage and a strong background in youth empowerment, Mikayla has previously worked in various roles across the youth and education sector, most recently Envision. At Envision she coached and facilitated teams of 16 -19 year old students implementing their own social action projects across Birmingham, on a whole range of issues from Child Literacy to Knife Crime.

Mikayla has a degree in Social Policy from The University of Birmingham she focused in the final year on the disadvantages in the education system. Mikayla completed the UpRising core programme in 2014. A proud Brummy and a keen self (youtube) taught ukulele player. 

Contact: mikayla.jones@uprising.org.uk