Mrs. Daarina Jefferson she/her/hers
Daarina’s Story

Daarina is a motivational speaker who is currently living with bipolar disorder. She is seeking to speak virtually at first, then on stage later down the road. She’s also a stroke survivor and Moyamoya syndrome survivor. Her story with mental illness can help stop the stigma surrounding the topic. Her topic of choice would be mental illness and how she is able to live her best life with it. She also has a podcas entitled “Nina: I Am NOT My Illness“, which is on Spotify and Spotify For Podcasters. She is also working on her book with that same title.