Kenyatta was previously the Principal at Beacon Elementary in Harper Woods, Michigan. She has a Bachelor of Arts in Elementary Education, a Masters Degree with an endorsement in Early Childhood Education, and a Certificate from the Pathway to Leadership Administrator Program. Prior to her current leadership position, Kenyatta served the Harper Woods School District as a teacher and took on various support roles. 

Kenyatta resides in Canton, Michigan with her husband Calvin and two daughters, Bailey Raye (12) and Kendall Raye (6).