Kenya James joined the Building Markets team in January 2019 as Bookkeeper. In January 2020, her responsibilities and position were expanded to Finance and Human Resources Associate. In her role, she provides support to finance and HR functions in the organization's Heaquarters and international offices. Originally from Brooklyn, Kenya obtained her Bachelors in Accounting from Coppin State University in Baltimore, Maryland. Previously, Kenya worked as the Accounting Manager at Broker Genius, Inc., where she provided oversight for New York as well as overseas operations in Spain. Before that, she was a staff accountant at the Videology Group in Baltimore where she was responsible for all accounting functions in Europe, the Middle East and Africa. Kenya likes to dedicate spare time to her true passion of fashion; she blogs and is developing her own clothing line.