Kamea Johnson

Scholar since

Scholarship received
2022 Diversity Advancement Scholarship


University of Detroit Mercy School of Community Development

Detroit, MI

Kamea is a transfer student currently attending the University of Detroit Mercy School of Community Development. She ran cross country for Lawrence Technological University and works at the University of Detroit Mercy during the school year. Her goal is to redesign cities to promote growth and healing within all communities. Having come from a low-income household, vital experiences have opened her eyes and influenced her to want to make a bigger impact through architecture.

Kamea spends her time running, sketching, and researching studies in city planning and sustainable designs. She is heavily involved with her family and takes every opportunity help those around her. Kamea plans are to create spaces that are beautiful and sustainable for every household.