Jermaine Peña joined the Brilla team as an Operations Coordinator in 2020. He received a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Latin American, Caribbean and US Latino Studies from the University at Albany in 2006 and a Master’s Degree in Public Administration with a dual specialization in Human Resource Management and Operations & Management in 2013 from John Jay College of Criminal Justice. Mr. Peña brings with him 16 years of experience in the education and non-profit sectors. Born and raised in the Bronx, he enjoys giving back to the community, cooking and exploring new places with his two daughters- ages 12 & 7!
“You drown not by falling into a river, but by staying submerged in it.”