Nailah is a 20 year old web developer born and raised in Oakland, California. She went to Next Step Learning Center to receive her high school diploma. The summer of 2017, Nailah joined Hack the Hood where she learned how to build websites for business owners. While she was at Hack the Hood, she also improved her networking and public speaking. In 2018 Nailah plans to go to Berkeley City College in Berkeley, California to continue her education in the field of technology.
Nailah has always been a very understanding, passionate and patient person to others and herself. Since Nailah has been 12 years old, she has cared for her paraplegic grandmother and two siblings.The summer of 2015, Nailah got a part time job as a care provider where she helped care for the elderly. Nailah really enjoys helping people that can't help themselves, and one day hopes to start her own business that will help people in some way.