Sophomore- Thousand Oaks High School
Jamila is a Dawoodi Borah Muslim young woman who began to wear her traditional rida on the last day of eighth grade and wears it everyday in high school. She hopes that others will feel empowered to treat individuals from different backgrounds with the respect they deserve. She is a proud member of the EthOS Entrepreneurship Academy, and loves every kind of sport. Jamila thanks her mom and dad for supporting her with her decisions and she gives a shoutout to her older brother for inspiring her to stay strong.