Adenike A. Harris currently is the Creative Pathways Manager for Saito-Pico Union, Hollywood Media Arts Academy, and the AIYN. She is also a Certified Integral ‘Whole Living’ Coach' after graduating in 2015 from New Ventures West in San Francisco. She earned her Master’s Degree in Women’s Studies in 2011 at Georgia State University and graduated in 2002 with a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from Mount St. Mary’s University in Maryland.
Adenike A. Harris has passionately helped to protect, heal and guide individuals towards success in their lives despite their circumstances and experiences. Using her experience as a fashion model, Adenike brought awareness to social issues such as Domestic Violence and Abuse by producing consciousness-raising fashion shows of her own using fashion, music, dance and poetry. Adenike A. Harris was a contributing writer for the Atlanta Abusive Relationships Examiner column and has been published by J’Adore Magazine and Pasadena Weekly Online.
As the daughter of a visual artist, poet and cultural worker, she values the arts and it's continued influence on developing young people and supporting their engagement in their lives. Adenike has been a part of artworxLA since 2012.