As an artist not only does A.I. stand out as an entrepreneur, owning her own film and photography company, called Get Fokus’d Productions, but she is a woman devoted to the gospel who gives back to her community. Fully invested in her efforts to reach the next generation of young artists in Buffalo, she uses proceeds from her music and company to provide tools and resources for young artists and entrepreneurs. Aitina is SUNY Buffalo State graduate (Bachelors in Arts & Humanities with a focus in Creative Writing and Masters in Educational Technology), an award-winning photographer and lyricist recognized by 43North's Ignite Buffalo (People’s Choice Award), Buffalo Urban League of Young Professional (Entrepreneurship Award), CEPA Gallery (Exhibition Award), the National Society of Leadership & Success (Excellence in Teaching Award), Kingdom Choice (Up Next & Breakthrough Artist Award), and more. Aitina has also been featured in Buffalo Healthy Living Magazine, Upstart New York, Challenger, National Young Audiences Emerging Leaders, DJ Booth, Rapzilla, Trackstarz, Guerilla Cross, and much more.
Aitina’s original work has been featured in CEPA Gallery, Jamestown Community College, SUNY Buffalo State’s Czurles-Nelson Gallery, Darwin Martin House, Buffalo and Erie County Library, and the Blue Plate Studio. Adding to her extensive resume, she has served as a “Say Yes” Community Schools Navigator, Young Audiences WNY Education Coordinator, CEPA Gallery Teaching Artist, CAO Youth Services Site Coordinator, Heart Foundation, Gateway Longview and more.
An accomplished Christian hip hop artist, A.I. stands as the first female to be signed to one of Christian hip hop’s notable labels, God Over Money where she joins Bizzle, Bumps, Selah the Corner, Datin, and Jered Sanders.