Achievements

Publications

  • Good Fortune January 2010, Simon & Schuster
  • Poetry published in Family Pictures: Poems and Photographs Celebrating Our Loved Ones, ed. (2007) by Kwame Alexander

Harvard University

At Harvard, Noni has continued her academic excellence and her plans to impact youth and their education through her extracurricular activities

  • Franklin After School Enrichment Program (FASE) - Tutor and Mentor
  • W.E.B. Du Bois Society - Tutor and Mentor
  • Arts Initiative Project in Roxbury, MA
  • Breakthrough Cambridge Collaborative 7th Grade Literature teacher
  • Book-In-A-Day  Literary Program Spokesperson

Piano

  • Florida State University’s Honors Piano Camp;
  • Georgia Governor’s Honors Music Program
  • Metropolitan Atlanta Musicians Association Performer
  • Southeastern Association for Jazz and the Arts Board Member and Participant
  • 2008 NAACP ACT-SO Competition (New York) - Classical Music
  • Piano Instructor at RPM Studios
  • Clark Atlanta Youth Jazz Band ( Professor James Patterson)
  • Clark Atlanta Jazz Band - Guest Performer (Professor James Patterson)
  • Classical PianoTraining  2008-2009  -  Clark Atlanta University (Professor Mark Boozer)
  • Classical PianoTraining  2007  -  Spelman College (Dr. Joyce Johnson and Dr. Hyunjung "Rachel" Chung)
  • RPM Beatles Music Studios Student 1995 - 2007 (Phyllis Beatles Jones)

Early Volunteer Work

Aside from her musical endeavors, Noni has always been actively

engaged in volunteerism and community activism

  • Fayette County's Youth NAACP
  • Kamp Kook Kidz
  • Helping Hands Nigeria Foundation
  • The National Black Arts Festival
  • Perfoming at Nursing and Assisted Living Homes