Born and raised in a huge family in Chesapeake, VA, Aiyanna is number 13 of 49 grandchildren. However, she is the FIRST in her entire family to receive a Masters degree, and now she is the first to pursue a doctorate. Aiyanna is currently a First Grade Special Education teacher in the Bronx, NY. Her passion is to advocate for families of children with special needs, making sure they know all of their rights and what their child deserves.
Aiyanna Spellman is in her first year with Grand Canyon University in the Ed.D. program studying Organizational Leadership with an emphasis in Special Education.