Jalen Powell begins her second season as a graduate assistant with the Razorback Women’s Basketball program. She began her managerial career at the University of Mississippi Women’s basketball team, under then assistant coach and current Razorback assistant coach Todd Shaefer.
Powell grew up in a basketball family. Her father Jerry Powell is an NBA trainer who has worked with stars like Paul George, Rajon Rondo, Lebron James, Miles Bridges, and Allen Crabbe.
Powell a native of Long Island, New York, Powell received her bachelor’s degree in Education from the University of Mississippi, and is currently pursuing a master’s degree in Human Resources and Workforce Development.
She is the daughter of Jerry Powell and Carol Havdouglas. She has two sisters, Tiffany and Sabrina.