Jada Boone is currently an R&D Engineer for Medtronic Structural Heart, based in Santa Ana, CA where she supports the maintenance and commercialization of the TAVR products. She also serves as the Communications Chair and Community Outreach partner for the African Descent Network ERG, where she gets to engage with her colleagues and the OC Community to bring awareness to DEI initiatives and promote the Medtronic portfolio. Jada grew up in Jackson, MS and attended college at Mississippi State University where she got her Bachelor’s and Masters in Biomedical Engineering. It was during this time that she discovered her passion for research and outreach. In her free time, you may catch Jada strolling the beach, shopping, or most likely attempting a DIY/Recipe trend she saw on TikTok!