Johnniersi Harris is a Graduate student focusing on Human Resources in the Public Administration program at John Jay College of Criminal Justice. She earned a BA in Communications and Politics at Juniata College in 2010 and since then has been volunteering and collaborating with different organizations—Planned Parenthood and Leake & Watts to name a few.
Currently Johnniersi is a research assistant for John Jay College’s
Criminal Justice PhD program where she currently contributes to the development of a criminal incident database. Upon graduating, Johnniersi will start her 2013-2015 Peace Corp mission in Sub-Saharan Africa, where her focus will be in Health education and awareness and family planning. In summer of 2012 she will be a part of 2 courses administered by the Epidemiology and Population Health Summer Institute (EPIC) as a part of John Jay College’s National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities project with Columbia University.