Malcolm X Day
She is an inspirational role model and advocate for “youth” and “women and girl” empowerment. Her lifework is devoted to helping others find inner strength and purpose. While she is frequently asked to speak about the Legacy of Malcolm X, she shares that it is her mother, Dr. Betty Shabazz’s wisdom.
Ilyasah is an award-winning author, speaker and educator. She has spoken to audiences around the world spreading the legacy of her father Malcolm X and her mother, Dr. Betty Shabazz.
More than six years experience as college professor; More than twenty years experience as administrator and implementer of cultural and community outreach initiatives, serving diverse populations; Key advisor to public and private organizations, developing diversity and community focused programs that align with business, academic and organizational goals; Author, artist, mentor, educator, motivational speaker and citizen of the world, connecting and activating networks and resources to create measurably positive outcomes. Published four multiple award-winning publications.
My goal is to empower future generations through understanding the world’s diverse cultures and historic civilizations.