Ciera has pursued a degree in Sports Management at Georgia Southern University (GSU). She served as president of GSU’s Gay-Straight Alliance for the 2014-2015 term and founded an affinity group, QPOC-Together, in 2014. In the past, she was invited to share her views in the George-Anne, GSU’s award-winning campus periodical. Off campus, she was heavily involved in the worlds of racial justice, LGBTQ activism, women’s rights, sports, and the ways they intersect. In the future, she plans to use her intellect and compassion to increase college retention rates for all student athletes of color.