Jheimy graduated from John Jay college with a B.A. in Criminal Justice. Shortly after graduating college Jheimy started working at the Criminal Justice Agency (CJA), a city funded non for profit organization.
At CJA, Jheimy interviewed defendants to determine their community ties to then make a release recommendation to the court assessing the likelihood of continued appearance in court if the defendant is released in lieu of money bail.
Prior to joining the BDS family, Jheimy was a Senior Investigator at The Bronx Defenders, and worked with them for 6 years. Jheimy enjoys criminal defense investigations, and is honored to be working at Brooklyn Defenders services as an Investigations Supervisor.