• community engager

    social impact superstar

    masterful marketer

    snack attacker

     

    HELLO.

    I'M IKIAH

  • What I Do

    I am a humanitarian serving at the intersection of collaborative philanthropy and marketing. I am dedicated to making the world a more connected, harmonious and joyous place!

     

    Simply put:

    • I turn compassion into action
    • I inspire your donors to dive into advocacy
    • I engage your employees in CSR initiatives
    • I make your brand and mission sparkle

  • How Can I Help?

    Customizable packages based on your needs

    Volunteer Cultivation

    Leave your most precious commodity in my hands

    I will mobilize your volunteer base to become world-class advocates thereby increasing the footprint of your impact.

    • Steward and provide personalized support to your members/ volunteers/ employees
    • Identify volunteer engagement opportunities within your organization
    • Energize passive supporters into active contributors 

    Program Development

    Expand capacity by strengthening programs

    I will manage your supporters applying my outsider's perspective and 10 years of experience.

    • Design, restructure, or implement system strategies 
    • Create resources, program guides, toolkits, and impact reports to build brand awareness
    • Be the first point of contact for individuals, at events, and conferences

     

     

     

    Branding and Marketing

    Get noticed and increase Brand Awareness

    I will evaluate current practices and elevate your brand.

    • Curate digital community interactions
    • Recommend adjustments based on best practices
    • Design a work plan and provide oversight every step of the way
    • Report on progress with detailed metrics
  • Career Highlights

    Favorite moments from my 10+ year trajectory

    High School Fundraisers

    Coaching young philanthropists gives me hope

     

     

     

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    Soap Operas 4 Social Good

    Corporate + Community program development at it's best

     

     

     

     

     

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    On the campaign trail

    The epitome of first class grassroots community organizing

     

     

     

     

     

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  • More about Me

    She is a graduate of Howard University (the real HU) and the University of Southern California (Fight On!).

     

    The world's biggest brands, historic political campaigns, life changing charities and the yoga studio- Ikiah's experience in business and community oriented roles have uniquely shaped her professional competencies.

     

    As a native of Baltimore, Maryland by way of Phoenix, Arizona, Ikiah's bi-coastal upbringing contributes to her adventurous spirit!

     

    On a free Saturday, you'll find her trying a new exercise class, thrift shopping and plotting her next travel destination.

  • Business Administration | 2007| Marketing major

    Master of Social Work | 2014 | Social Work & Business in a Global Society

  • Reach Out

    Let's collaborate!