Fola was born and raised in the Dish with One Spoon Treaty Territory (Toronto). Her ancestry is of Metis-Cree and Nigerian heritage. She holds a BA in Kinesiology and Health Sciences and has been working in community recreational programming for the past decade. Fola enjoys staying involved in the community – she sits on a Native Youth Advisory Council and has experience facilitating traditional hand drumming workshops. She is passionate about bringing the community together to envision a healthy, happy future and empowering youth to connect with their roots.