Our Host For The Night | Jaybee
JayBee is an emcee and community arts activist from the City of Compton. As the creator and host of the award winning Compton Open Mic, shes brought people from all over Southern California and abroad to Compton, California through arts and culture. JayBee owns More2JayBee LLC and gives back to her community through engagement, events, mobilization and educates on community awareness. She’s a youth mentor, event host, on-air personality and a cancer survivor recently profiling her life through her Ted talk “Celebrating Your Cancer” with TedxComptonBlvd.
The stylish public speaker has a curriculum called Survivor Studies where she teaches elementary to high school students about on stage and in-life confidence. JayBee also started her trademarked lifestyle brand, Compton Celebrity, that provides opulence to the underrepresented through clothing, styling and beauty products placed in neighborhood stores.
Lastly, the Miss Compton pageant queen partnered with multiple non-profits, provided free haircuts for fathers, allowed free vendor opportunities for up and coming local businesses and ran 10 charity miles for 10 deserving local mother’s during the pandemic garnering JayBee the Lakers and Comerica Women of Diversity in Business Award for 2022. Want to know how’s accomplished it all? Buy her book “Straight Outta Chemo, A Fight for Love and Life” on Amazon, October 2023.
To JayBee, everybody’s somebody.