Jasmine Braggs

Interim Receptionist, Simons Institute, UC Berkeley

Jasmine is the Simons Institute's Interim Receptionist. She also provides support for Institute workshops and other events. Outside the office, Jasmine serves as Assistant Coach of the Oakland Tech Women’s Basketball Team, which won the 2019 State Championship. Jasmine played college basketball at Contra Costa Jr. College, earning State MVP, which got her a scholarship to Northwestern then to finish her college hoop dreams at Langston University. She still plays basketball on her free time. She loves spending time with her family, driving her Chevy Camaro, and getting away to Jazz and food festivals. During the summer’s Jasmine volunteers at Camp Akili, a camp that empowers youth to think critically. Jasmine is currently studying business with a minor in production.