Jaylin Turner joined TXPOST in the fall of 2017. Prior to joining TXPOST, Jaylin worked with youth in variety of settings including after-school programs, summer programs, and in-class tutoring. She has previous work experience in education and communications as an activity specialist for the city of Austin, AVID mentor for the Austin Independent School District, and a Peer Learning Consultant and Social Media Specialist for the Center for Academic Excellence at Huston-Tillotson University.
Born and raised in Riverside, California, she is a senior, Communications major at Huston-Tillotson, receiving her BA in Journalism in May 2018. One of her favorite quotes is “success is where preparation and opportunity meet.” Jaylin is excited to assist TXPOST in creating opportunity for Texas youth to succeed academically and in all aspects of their lives.