Content Writer, Mentor, Social Media Specialist
The Vogue Life
Born and raised in Saint Louis, MO, a small city with something to prove! I was a loquacious pupil with the gift of gab and a penchant for writing. I've always loved words and art. I've put together stories (fiction, memoir and no- fiction), poems, songs, speeches, memorandum's, appeasements and more since I can rememb...
"Secret to happiness #2031: When you truly love yourself, you become irresistible to everyone else. True story." -Jeni Fujita
Non profit development, mentorship, journalism, philanthropy, social media management, art foundations, entrepreneurship, fashion, blogging and photography.
My dream job is to be creative director of a fashion entity similar to Gucci Group. To be an executive director of art/media and design company or conglomerate that incorporates literature, art, fashion and media into providing consumers with amazing products, sustainable garments, social media and journalism updates that stands out from the res...
Malika b. Photography
Photographer, Creative Director
March 2008 — Present
High quality photography from a photo journalistic perspective, but not limited to upscale weddings, parties, ceremonies, high fashion spreads, events, musicians and portraiture. Introduce a leading-edge photo style and design, that when used enhances internal client-photographer relations, marketability and artistic vision to be conveyed in a holistic and intrinsic manner.
Credited and featured in the New Muslim Cool PBS Documentary and companion book islamerica for entries on The Prepz Rock Band from Morehouse College.
Featured in online photography magazine Hycide.com
Worked as photo-journalist covering events, concerts, lectures for social media/action network YRAC.
Covered events for blogs for artists such as Cloudeater, Ryan Leslie, Bilal, Little Dragon, Solange, Sade, John Legend, Alicia Keys, Madonna and more.
Shukuru Couture Fashion
Styling – Consultations with local clientele ranging from executives, athletes, indie artists such as award winning Mvstermind, actors and more to enhance wardrobe to reflect person aesthetic taste and career marketability. L.U.P.U.S Celebrity Charity Fashion Show. Sponsored by Michael Keith and The Santiago Firm. Assisted with celebrity fittings and quick alterations, styling, runway coordination, makeup and hair selection for company Shukuru Couture. S.N. Vogue, Virtue and Value Fashion Show. Worked as secondary styling assistant of design company Shukuru Couture, and D.J.
Morehouse School of Medicine
Parent Peer Leader
June 2012 — July 2013
Position with weekly responsibility for the SSC Parent Leadership learning networks that provides an enjoyable opportunity for urban mothers, fathers, grandparents or other caregivers with small children ages 0-5 in their care, to come together and enjoy group interactions and shared learning on ways to increase school readiness, brain development, incite more parental involvement and foster better community ties in urban districts.
Agnes Scott College
English, Creative Writing
Savannah College of Art and Design