Vernetra Gavin, a Jackson, MS native, attended Jackson State University, where she obtained a Bachelor of Arts in English. She later moved to Los Angeles, CA; there, she attended National University and obtained a Master of Arts Degree in Education and Cross Cultural Studies. She also taught high school English; became a licensed real estate agent, and produced and co-produced several shorts/films via her film company, Gaviness Entertainment. Her post-law school aspirations include working in the public sector and in entertainment, via her own courtroom television show. Vernetra is a very creative person and an avid international traveler. She loves learning and experiencing different cultures. Additionally, she possesses the unique ability of seeing the “big picture” while also focusing on the small details.