Kinya currently works as the office manager at Neighbors in Action (NIA) Bed-Stuy office. A lifelong resident of Brooklyn, Kinya brings over 13 years of administrative experience. Her warm demeanor and passion for helping others shows greatly from the moment you enter the NIA Bedstuy office.

Kinya started her career working with the non-profit agency Seamen’s Society for Children and Families foster care agency. There she was the administrative assistant of foster care for the Brooklyn offices. In this role she worked closely with the assistant director of foster care and provided support to caseworkers, biological parents as well as foster parents.

Years later she ventured into the retail field and became the HR/administrative assistant for Carole Hochman design group corporate office. While there, she assisted the CEO, HR manager, design staff and well-known designers Carole Hochman, Betsey Johnson and Stan Herman just to name a few.

Kinya is compassionate when it comes to helping children succeed. When she is not working you can find her spending time with her family or shopping.