Kalesha D. Jenkins, PhD is a licensed professional counselor and counselor educator who specializes in multiculturalism and social justice. She recently completed her doctorate in Counselor Education and Supervision from the University of Cincinnati. Dr. Jenkins has a passion for working with underserved populations, in the community and in the classroom. She promotes inclusion through teaching, scholarship and leadership. She has received multiple awards and achievements including National Board of Certified Counselors Minority Fellowship Award, 2021 College of Education, Criminal Justice, and Human Services Outstanding Doctoral Student Award and Seton Hill University’s 2021 Distinguished Alumna Leadership Award/Young Alumna Achievement.