Born in Oklahoma and raised in Bronx, New York, Briana Martin is the first in her family to go to college. She earned a Bachelors degree in Social Work and English at the University of Vermont & a Masters in Student Affairs Administration with a Certification in Postsecondary Teaching and Learning at Michigan State University.
As a Higher Education and Student Affairs Professional, Briana is passionate about mentoring students, and providing academic, personal and social support. She currently works at The University of Vermont and the Community College of Vermont where she advises and teaches undergraduate students.
Through her own personal journey to wellness, Briana has become a certified Yoga Teacher, Reiki and Energy Medicine Practitioner. She hosts yoga workshops to create spaces where others can cultivate self-healing and holistic wellness.