Sufani Makaya Garza was born in Long Beach, California, one of seven siblings. Her cultural and biblical teachings have influenced her respect for all people regardless of their faith. She believes that tolerance and diversity is a key step towards achieving world peace. She currently works with the underprivileged, providing housing for the working poor.
She is a Certified Reiki Master, Holistic Educator in the Healing Arts, A Certified Non-Denominational Minister of Peace, Writer, Visual Artist, and writer of several fiction and nonfiction works.