Jayla French

Jayla French

IUB Women Rising Ambassador

email: jayfrenc@iu.edu 

"If you focus on results, you will never change. If you focus on change, you will get results."

Jayla is originally from Fishers, Indiana. After graduating from Hamilton Southeastern High School, she decided to pursue a degree at IU Bloomington because of its exceptional pre-medical program and proximity to home. On campus, Jayla serves as a Resident Assistant at Forest, a member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc., and part of the Minority Association of Pre-medical students. In her free time she enjoys working out, reading, and hanging out with friends. Her interest in her position as a Rising Women Ambassador stems from her passion for giving back to the community and raising awareness about gender equality.

Best Career Blunder

I used to referee little league soccer games in the cold and rain.

Biggest Challenge

Having to pay attention to little people running around when I couldn’t stop shivering.

Lessons Learned

Mind over matter! When you combine internal motivation and external willpower, anything is possible.

Education and Certifications

Neuroscience B.S.- Indiana University Bloomington