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Aliah Johnson

Benefits Outreach Specialist

BDT employee

Why Benefits Data Trust?

"I am most excited about learning, and helping low income families get the resources that are needed for their families."

Passionate about:

I am passionate about the power of young people, teaching others how to reach their highest potential, and aiding those around me in creating a growth mindset.

Best advice ever received:

The concept of Sankofa- “It is not taboo to go back and fetch what you forgot.” Meaning to use the best of your past experiences to help you move forward through life’s journey.

Can’t go a day without…:

Learning something new, helping someone, and good food.

Volunteer work:

City Year Philadelphia and YouthBuild Philadelphia

One accomplishment you are most proud of:

Gaining the trust of my students.

If I had chosen another career, I would have been…

A teacher or lawyer

Your guilty pleasure:

Snapped

One item on your bucket list:

Visit Paris

Hidden Talent most people don’t know about:

Poetry and rapping