Angella White is the founder and CEO of Be My PEEPS™. She is a registered nurse and a Certified Diabetes Care and Education Specialist. She holds a Masters Degree in Diabetes Education and Management from Teachers College, Columbia University. Her passion for providing diabetes self-management education stems from the tragic loss of her sister, Sonia, to undiagnosed diabetes over 30 years ago in Jamaica. Her dedication to diabetes care and education and a desire to honor her sister’s memory led her to develop the PEEPS™ program, as a way to expand her scope of practice. She is currently enrolled as a doctoral student in the Primary Care Adult/Gerontology Nurse Practitioner program at Loma Linda University School of Nursing.
Jessica Bryant is the Community Engagement Executive at Be My PEEPS. Jessica’s professional experience has been in communications and community engagement for global and national educational organizations. Jessica has a passion for global diversity and curating a global network community of like-minded professionals. She holds a Master of Science Degree in Leadership and Development from King’s College London. She also studied at the University of East London, where she obtained a Master of Arts Degree in Media, Communication, and Global Development. Jessica supports Be My PEEPS community by building relationships and connecting people with resources, networks, and tools to improve their health outcomes.