Jana Al-Akhras is a Palestinian American from Columbus, Ohio. She attended The Ohio State University and received her undergraduate degree in International Studies with a specialization in Middle East studies. She went on to attend law school at The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law where received her Juris Doctorate. Jana has been a contributor on ABC, BBC, AlJazeera, and has spoken extensively on issues that impact Muslims in America. She is also a member of the Columbus Fashion Council.