Niya Johnson’s experience as a Division 1 athlete made her ideal to join The Winchendon School’s Humanities Department and Athletic Department as an Assistant Coach for the Girls’ Varsity Basketball team. She attended The University of Massachusetts Lowell, where she received her Bachelor’s in English and minored in marketing, before earning her Master’s in Business.
Originally from Brooklyn, NY, Niya was a National Honors Society member all four years of high school and a CHSAA Champion in her freshman season, but don’t let her accolades fool you, she loves to kick back and watch Master Chef and Master Chef Junior.
- What inspires you? My Family
- Go-to comfort food? Homemade Brownies
- Song to start the day? Casio by Jungle
- What do you enjoy doing when you’re not working? I love to cook, watch movies, and spend time with my family