Jaz Riley (they/them) is a Ph.D. candidate at Yale University and prior military personnel. Jaz has an M.A. in English and an M.Phil in African American Studies and American Studies. At Creative Repute, Jaz serves as a Strategist and Copywriter specializing in qualitative analysis. They work both visually and linguistically to communicate the client’s message so that it is accessible to a diverse audience while enhancing details such as grammar, syntax, and tone. Jaz’s work is informed by their everyday life as a southern raised, well-traveled, educated Black person. In their spare time, they enjoy reading about both lighthearted topics and important Black and Brown politics.