In her 28 years, Kenyatta Bakeer has been a teacher, director, principal, owner of a child care facility, professor, and a consultant of E.C.E. Centers.
Sister Bakeer was born and raised a Muslim in Los Angeles, California. She has a BA degree in Child Development and a MA in Early Childhood Education. She has also completed 1 year of Doctorate studies in Interreligious Studies from Claremont School of Theology. Sister Bakeer has helped open several schools including her Islah Academy, which is a Muslim School that serves South Central LA. Lastly, she helped open a Charter school in South Central LA that is housed at Bilal Islamic's campus. She is an Adjunct Child Development Professor for the Los Angeles Community College District and Senior Trainer for Muslim Anti Racism Collaborative, and a Black Lives Matter Member.
In her free time, she loves to hike at the beach and parks. She practices yoga and meditation practices and is considered the Self Care Guru amongst family and friends.