grew up in the Bedford Heights suburbs of Cleveland, Ohio.
After living in different states, her family finally settled in Atlanta, Ga where she currently resides. Jala is no rookie when it come to the entertainment industry. Because of her talents, Jala has won numerous awards from trips to Disney World and iPods to scholarships, savings bonds, and trophies. Since she was three years old, she began her career winning local talent showcases which has allowed her be represented by top model and talent agencies, Ford and Elite Models, be in print advertisements, runway shows, plays,commercials, featured films, and reality shows. As a 10th grader, Jala boasts credits that include: “The Lottery Ticket” (2010) with Bow Wow, “Mean Girls 2″ (2011) with Meaghan Martin, Tyler Perry’s “House of Payne”, VH1′s “Single Ladies” and “Teen wolf”, Jacob Latimore’s latest music video for his single ”Like ‘Em All” featuring Diggy Simmons, where she played Jacob’s love interest.
When it comes to her professional music career, currently Jala is a member of BMI and has attended publishing and songwriting workshops. She is prepared to showcase her own music to labels. Jala knows the scope of where her music could go.