Jenaia Williams was born and raised in Smyrna, Georgia, a suburb near Atlanta. She is a 2013 graduate of Campbell High School and is attending University of West Georgia where she is majoring in creative writing. Jenaia penned book one of Element Princess at the age of 17, inspired by her love of Japanese culture. Between studies and the promotion of her first book, Jenaia works on the subsequent books in the series. Jenaia resides with her mother, grandmother, and five dogs in the Atlanta area.