Briana was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. She moved to Virginia Beach in 2010 and has made it home. After graduating from Tallwood High School, Briana attended Virginia Commonwealth University where she graduated with a Bachelor of Science in 2021, majoring in Criminal Justice and minoring in Philosophy of Law with a concentration of Pre-Law. During her time at VCU, she held the position of Vice President for a newly founded organization, Minorities in Law, for two years.
After graduating college, Briana wanted to work in the legal field to gain insight on how a law firm operates as she considers her specific career goals. She currently is contemplating going to law school and practicing as a criminal defense attorney or to work as a behavior analyst for the FBI. She accepted the role as intake specialist at Parks Zeigler, PLLC as it handles a wide-variety of legal cases and she can put her work experience in the service industry to use, having worked at the Jefferson Hotel in Richmond while at VCU.
During her free time, Briana enjoys watching true-crime documentaries and series, traveling, shopping, and spending time with her friends.