Our Staff

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OPERATIONS MANAGER

Jessi

Bio coming soon!

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HEAD BAKER

Bhima

Bhima's smarts, hard work, and excellence in the kitchen earned her a promotion to our Head Baker position in January 2019. Originally from Nepal, Bhima is an award-winning dancer, a tutor of elementary students, the founding coach of Nepali soccer team for teenage girls, and a natural entrepreneur who hopes to own her own bakery business someday.

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RETAIL & BAKING SPECIALIST

Carmel

Carmel originally called the Democratic Republic of Congo home and found her way to the U.S. from Namibia. She's a busy mom of three and loves to bake, decorate, sew, and sing!

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ASSISTANT HEAD BAKER

Nem

Nem came to the U.S. from Myanmar by way of India and is pursuing higher education while she works with Just Bakery of Atlanta. She speaks four languages, has experience making sushi, and is wild about pineapple cake.

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RETAIL & BAKING SPECIALIST

Ganga

Bio coming soon!

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RETAIL & BAKING SPECIALIST

Sisto

Sisto came to the Atlanta area from the Democratic Republic of Congo and recently earned his high school diploma. He loves working with his kitchen family, spending time with his family, and dreaming about a career in fashion design.

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BAKING SPECIALIST

Hayat

Hayat is originally from Syria and resettled in the Atlanta area with her husband and three teenage children by way of Turkey. She makes amazing baklava, takes English classes, and enjoys feeding her neighbors and friends.

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KITCHEN MANAGER

Jenny

Jenny is a native Atlantan and holds degrees in Visual and Culinary Arts. You may have tasted Jenny’s creations at several bakeries around Atlanta, and she contributes to Just Bakery’s menu as well. Jenny loves to read, hang with her kids, and cook and bake.

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EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

Leah

Leah was raised in the Midwest and found her way to Atlanta to study at Candler School of Theology. She stayed for the azaleas and the chance to grow into and learn from Atlanta's diverse human family. Leah has worked in writing, education, and ministry.