Neda Kikhia (She/Her) is a certified speaker and Program Manager for the Colorado Muslim Speakers Bureau (CMSB). She is a Colorado local who graduated from the University of Denver with a double major in Communication Studies and Religious Studies and a minor in Leadership Studies. Neda is passionate about community engagement and its potential to initiate sustainable community change. Neda truly believes there is immense power in our youth and their potential to impact and co-create equitable spaces through public projects. She is an avid podcast listener, travel enthusiast, and spoken word fanatic. By profession, Neda is a Program Coordinator for Youth Global Leadership, a program of Philanthropiece, in Boulder, CO.