Juri Love was born on September 3, 1976, in Japan. Her vast accomplishments are made even more incredible as Juri is the victim of childhood sexual abuse and homelessness. Juri is a courageous and resilient woman who managed to turn the horror of her abuse into a life long passion to help others.
She is a former Founder/President of Genuine Voices, a nonprofit which taught music in Juvenile Detention Centers. Juri is a recipient of “Heroes Among Us” from NBA Boston Celtics and Volunteerism award from The New England Patriots. Her inspiring life was featured in many media including Japanese Reality Show which aired in 2017and viewed by 7.5 million people.
Juri is also a musician, model, actor, motivational speaker, reporter for The Foxboro Reporter, Reiki Practitioner, Life Coach, author and active Rotarian. She is a scholarship recipient of Berklee College of Music and has toured nationally and recorded/produced many albums.
Juri is married to a Nigerian husband Chukwunwike Onwuakor and has two children, Jaden Onwuakor and Jayla Onwuakor.