Kanisha joined the University of Washington Center for Educational Leadership (CEL) in October 2019 as an administrative assistant. In this role, she provides administrative and financial support to CEL staff. Prior to CEL, Kanisha did temporary work as an administrative specialist for the City of Seattle. In 2018, she received her B.A. in medical anthropology and global health from the University of Washington. Outside of work, she enjoys spending time with friends and reading.