Amini Fonua

Brooklyn, New York, United States

Amini Fonua was born and raised in Auckland, New Zealand. His Father is Tongan lawyer Sione Fonua, and his Mother is English born Legal Executive Julie Fonua.

He left Auckland at eighteen to pursue a swimming scholarship at Texas A&M University where he became a Big-XII Conference Champion, School Record Holder, Tongan Olympian, and Team Captain.

Graduating from College in the Spring of 2013 with a degree in Telecommunication and Multimedia Studies with a Creative Writing minor, he now lives in Brooklyn and works in Manhattan.

His interests include: Media Analytics, Public Influence, Political Discourse, Pop Culture, Animals, Queer Issues and Cooking.

  • Education
    • Texas A&M University