Member Feature: April Jackson

Why did you want to join the USC Newcomers’ Club?

To get to know people on the area and to get support from the organization.

Where did you recently move from?
We moved here from a suburb of Metro Atlanta, Lawrenceville, Georgia.

Where did you grow up?
I grew up in California. Born in Northern California and raised in Southern California.

Where did you go to college and what did you study?
I attended the University of California at Santa Barbara (UCSB). I began as a Molecular Biology major and graduated with a BA in History. I also attended California State University of Dominguez Hills for my education credential.

What do you do for your day job?

I am primarily a Stay at home Mom BUT, I am now an entrepreneur of my company Sweat Everyday LLC. I have also been teaching group fitness classes for the past ten years, training and coaching clients.

Do you have any kids? If so what are their names and ages?
We have three sons Kahlil – 13, Kaden – 11 and Kaamil – 7

Do you have any pets?
One hamster named Ani

What do you like to do for fun?
For fun I enjoy taking yoga classes, spending time with friends and family, reading and having time to myself at a spa!!!

What books on your shelf are begging to be read?
The Black Count by,Tom Reiss
Blink by, Malcolm Gladwell
Personal Trainers Guide to Success
The Bible

What’s the biggest goal you are working on now?
My biggest goal right now is working to my business a success

What upcoming Newcomers’ event are you looking forward to attending?
The New Years Ladies Day Out Re-Gift Champagne Brunch!

What other things do you want your fellow newcomers to know about yourself?
My husband and I have been married for seventeen years and, we relocated here for his job. We both really like it here! I am very glad we made the decision to come and I have really enjoyed meeting new people and experiencing new things in this city. Yes, even living in the snow!