Ayanna Watson was born and raised on Long Island, New York. She received an undergraduate degree in Finance from Brooklyn College. Ayanna graduated from Drake University with her Masters in Business Administration and Juris Doctor degrees. Prior to joining the Law Firm of R. David Marquez, P.C., an an associate attorney, Ayanna focused on drafting and reviewing of contracts and defending individuals accused of criminal offenses.
Prior to her impressive eduational achievements, Ayanna served in the U.S. Army Reserves from 2002-2010, where she worked as a chemical operations specialist.
Ayanna is a member of the New York State Bar Association, Nassau County Bar Association, Bronx Bar Association, and the American Bar Association.
Ayanna loves to run and is currently training to compete in a local marathon. Ayanna is deeply involved in community affairs that focus on improving urban education.
Everyone who meets Ayanna agrees, she is awesome.