J’lyn Henderson Drama Teacher MS 6th 7th 8th [email protected]

J’Lyn is a native of Shreveport, Louisiana. She is a graduate of both Howard University and Georgetown University with a Bachelors in Elementary Education, and a Masters in Educational Transformation focusing in Advocacy and Policy. J’Lyn has taught in Prince George’s County and District of Columbia Public Schools as a general education elementary teacher, as well as a program coordinator for a local non-profit, but she is so excited to step into her new role and connect with students. She is also a five year participant and semi-finalist of the Miss America Organization; partnering with over 50 organizations and raising over $500,000 during her tenure. J’Lyn is also the founder of her own non-profit, and desires to help those in need by providing them with resources to be successful.