Jayda Pounds graduated from the University of St. Thomas with a Degree in entrepreneurship and a minor in theology. After graduation, she worked for a small environmental non-profit where she engaged the community in energy saving opportunities, camps for youth, and various events and opportunities. During that time, Jayda decided to take a deeper dive into entrepreneurship and engaged the community with pop-ups that promoted black businesses and entrepreneurship. To build a stronger entrepreneurial foundation, Jayda went back to school, where she earned her Master’s of Science in Entrepreneurial Leadership at Babson College. Jayda now works at V3 Sports as the Administrative Services Manager.