Jimmal Ball started at Kent in 2017 and is a Student Outreach Specialist in Academic Diversity Outreach working with Key Connections. Jimmal is responsible for direct outreach to the underrepresented cohort of students who entered Kent in Fall of 2017. The focus of this outreach is to connect students to campus resources, assess and process financial needs requests, and build connection and sense of belonging amongst students. Jimmal has also served on numerous committee's and subcommittee's during his time at Kent. He has served in the capacity of mentor for Kupita Transiciones and student leader's across campus. He is currently pursuing a Master's degree in Sports and Recreation Management at Kent State. He has largely contributed to the National Award for Students in Transition for the Summer Advantage prgram.
Bachelors of Arts in French (2015) from the University of Akron.