Jamila Brown is an communications and digital strategist and social entrepreneur who specializes in domestic and international advocacy campaigns. As the Communications Director of SumOfUs, Jamila leads the organizational global communications strategy across all media, social media, and digital content. Working closely with the entire staff, Jamila builds a vibrant presence that engages existing audiences, reaches new target audiences, and builds SumOfUs’ communications profile and impact.
Jamila’s passion for digital communications began when she served as the Program Director of two computer literacy programs in two public housing projects in Washington, D.C. For the past ten years, she has worked at the intersection of public policy, communications, and digital advocacy. Her efforts have spanned the globe, reaching from the United States to Honduras to South Africa. She is also an Assistant Adjunct Professor at the NYU Wagner Graduate School of Public Service where she teaches Strategic Communications.