Narketta Myles is an Akron native and University of Akron graduate. While at The University of Akron, she worked with underrepresented students in one of the nationally recognized TRiO programs, for five years. Prior to that experience, she worked as a Certified Child Life Specialist for seven years at Akron Children’s Hospital. This December, Narketta will be obtaining her Master’s Degree in Higher Education Administration. In her free-time she also enjoys cooking, salsa dancing, as well as activities involving the visual and performing arts.