About Djali

Photo by Ingeborg

Photo by Ingeborg

A Native New Yorker, Djali is a writer, filmmaker, yoga instructor, and creative. In 2016, she directed, produced, and hosted reign(a), an original web series she created for Mass Appeal where she interviewed women who challenge cookie-cutter definitions of feminism.

A graduate of the New School University and health enthusiast, Djali received is a certified yoga instructor, doula-trainee, and Zumba Instructor. An advocate for social justice, Djali has contributed to ROOKIE and Galore magazines, and founded SDA (Students Decolonizing Academia), a student organization born from the ashes of SNCC, the Young Lords, and the Chicano Movement, at the New School University. 

Djali is the curator and founder of Nuevayorkinos, a photo archive dedicated to the Latinx experience in New York City.

She is currently signed to Wilhelmina Models.