Hire Me

As an activist, comedian, video blogger and social media consultant I’m available to speak on a variety of subjects including YouTube, blogging, viral marketing, new media, social justice, using social media responsibly and more.

Interested in having me speak at your next event? Please contact Rachel Zeidman at the Gersh Agency, rzeidman@gershny.com or click here.

For all comedy / acting opportunities and inquiries, please contact my manager Bola Fapohunda at Generate New York, bola@generateny.com or click here.

upcoming

engagements

03.28.2017

Free Speech Day

featured speaker

University of Iowa – Iowa City, Iowa

03.30.2017

Colorado State University

keynote speaker

Colorado State University – Fort Collins, CO

NYU
Social Media & Event Public Relations Strategies | guest speaker

Fashion Institute of Technology (FIT)
Social Media and Viral Marketing | guest speaker

Fashion Institute of Technology (FIT)
Social Media and Viral Marketing | guest speaker

BlogHer
Strategic Content Development | panelist

NYU
Social Media & Event Public Relations Strategies | guest speaker

General Assembly Digital Immersion program
presented for PepsiCo | panelist

General Assembly Digital Immersion Program
presented for JPMorgan & Chase Bank | panelist

Amherst College – Amherst, MA
“Reflecting B(l)ack: Creating New Media” | panelist

Broward College – Boynton Beach, FL
Psychology Club Brain Bowl | keynote speaker

Faith Popcorn’s Brain Reserve
Creative Women Expert Panel | panelist

SXSW – Austin, TX
“Racism on YouTube” | panelist

SXSW – Austin, TX
“#Scandal How tv’s hottest show is fueled by Twitter” | panelist

SXSW – Austin, TX
“Naturally Social: grow your hair, grow your audience, grow your brand” | organizer & moderator

NYU – New York, NY
“Be Seen: Black People in the Media” | panelist

Bayshore High School
Ethnic Pen | keynote speaker

Focus 100 – New York City, New York
“The New Distribution: New Media Companies Skirting Traditional Media Channels” | speaker

40/40 Club – New York City, New York
Blackish ABC Screening with Tracee Ellis Ross | moderator

BlogHer – San Jose, California
The Timeline Project booth | spokeswoman & digital influencer

Essence Music Festival – New Orleans, Louisiana
Empowering Your Voice Through YouTube, moderated by Soledad O’brien | panelist

Loc Appreciation Day – New York City, New York
Loc Appreciation Day | host

Lewis & Clark College – Portland, Oregon
Gender Studies Symposium | keynote speaker

SXSW- Austin, TX
“What To Do When You’ve Failed: The Value Of Authenticity” | organizer, moderator

Longwood University – Farmville, Virginia
Social Justice In Action Youth Summit | keynote speaker

Arizona State University – Tempe, Arizona
Womanity 2015: Identity, Power and Privilege | keynote speaker

SXSW – Austin, TX
Why Feminism Is Winning The Web | panelist

Clark University – Worcester, Massachusetts
Black Student Union Presents: Franchesca Ramsey | featured speaker

University Of Maryland – Baltimore, Maryland
Critical Social Justice: Creating Brave Spaces program | keynote speaker

University Of Maryland – Baltimore, Maryland
Critical Social Justice: Creating Brave Spaces program | keynote speaker

St. Francis College – Brooklyn Heights, New York
Funny Business: Writing for Late Night | panelist

University of Maryland, College Park – College Park, Maryland
National Conference for College Student Women Leaders | keynote speaker

Cannes Lions Festival – Cannes, France
J. Walter Thompson & New York Times “Female Capitol” | Panelist

University of Maryland – College Park, MD
2016 National Conference For Student Women Leaders | keynote speaker

The One Club – New York City, NY
Here Are All The Black People | keynote speaker

Washington University  – St. Louis, MO
Black Anthology Presents: Franchesca Ramsey | featured speaker 

UC Davis – Davis, California 
Change/The Conversation: Franchesca Ramsey & CeCe McDonald | featured speaker

Oregon State University – Corvalis, Oregon
35th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration | keynote speaker

Furman University – Greenville, SC
Social Media For Social Change | featured speaker

Purdue University – West Lafayette, IN
Women in Leadership Institute | keynote speaker