Perkins is a senior Environmental Science major, Environmental Health minor at Spelman College. She is interested in pursuing a career in the field of Health Education. This fall, Perkins will attend the Rollins School of Public Health at Emory University as a Master of Public Health candidate in Behavioral Sciences and Health Education. While in graduate school, Perkins plans to start a non - profit organization with a focus in teaching children and families about living a healthy lifestyle.
Perkins is involved in several community service activities including Steppin' for Health and Greening Youth Foundation. Perkins is also the Co - President of the Environmental Task Force. She, along with other e - board members, planned Earth Week events open to the Atlanta University Center and the public. The events included a Movie Night, Safe Cosmetics Forum, Tie Dying at Market Friday to promote reusing clothing and a Career Panel which Perkins moderated.
Perkins' hobbies include reading, listening to music, and playing the guitar and piano.