Akeylah Bordelon has been a part of the OMI community since Summer 2018 as a Middle School Restorative Justice Specialist. She grew up in Oakland and graduated from Cal State East Bay with a Bachelors Degree in Sociology. Akeylah has worked with youth since 2012 at different Boys and Girls Clubs of America and Youth Group Homes. Currently, in her role as a RJ Specialist she supports cadets by facilitating girls groups, community building circles, peacemaking circles, and reinvention seminars. Outside of work Akeylah enjoys photography, thrifting, dining, and traveling.