Jasmyne Neely is a 2018 graduate of the University of Kansas with a bachelor's degree in African American Studies. Jasmyne was born and raised in Kansas City. She is a Kauffman Scholar Alumni as well as a first-generation college student. During her years at the University of Kansas, she was an Executive Board Member for the University's Black Student Union and worked collectively and collaboratively with many of the university's other multicultural organizations. Jasmyne has a passion for serving her hometown as well as helping others as the Kauffman Foundation helped her. Working with MCAC, she plans to grow in her passion and develop her professional skills."