Writer, Producer & Activist
Kamilah Newton, 24, is a writer for Yahoo Lifestyle and associate producer for MAKERS. Her background is in advocacy, activism and social justice reform. She has been featured on CNN, Career Contessa, Miss Grass and Hello Beautiful among other publications. Most recently, she participated in a virtual reality piece directed by Al Jazeera called “Still Here,” which will premiere at the Sundance Film Festival this year. Kamilah will soon be a mother of two.