Nakia J. White's speeches are often political in nature. White obtained a BA in Political Science from Montclair State University. She went on to become the chairwoman of curriculum for the Educational Advisory Board in New Jersey, stimulating meaningful change to the overall curriculum, grading standardization and generating a generally positive educational effect for the system.
White joined PolitickerNJ, which is affiliated with the New York Observer. Her involvement in the site is notable because she was the youngest contributor, as well as the only woman and only African-American. White also has served in political office, garnering several awards, such as New Jersey Young Professionals "Women to Watch" and Newark Now's "Newarker's Who Transform Communities."