Daja is overjoyed to be joining the Missoula Children’s Theatre family! She is a recent graduate of the illustrious North Carolina Central University with a BA degree in theatre performance and education. Her most memorable show credits include “Effie White” in Dreamgirls; “Taquita” in The MisEducation of Hip Hop, which she co-wrote and premiered with colleagues in Florence, Italy; and “Ella Fitzgerald” in ELLA: Someone to Watch Over Me, which she wrote and premiered as her senior showcase on the mainstage at NCCU. She enjoys utilizing her many gifts to uplift people. She would like to express her gratitude towards her family, close friends, and other supporters who continuously encourage her to do what she loves.