Neila Grimsley

Program Coordinator, Virtual Fitness Buddy (VFB) Ecosystem Project, ADPR

Neila Grimsley is presently working as the Program Coordinator for Dr. Grace Ahn’s Virtual Fitness Buddy Ecosystem study, which is funded by the National Institutes of Health (NIH). Within this role, she is collaboratively working to coordinate recruitment efforts and data collection at each of the projects’ YMCA after-school sites in Metro-Atlanta. She is also in charge of overseeing logistical and administrative aspects of the project and provides support and oversight to current graduate students. Neila received her Masters in Public Health from the University of Georgia in 2011 and her degree in Child and Family Development and Public Relations from UGA in 2009.