Sabrina Hersi Issa
Digital Director, Be Bold Media; Founder, Washington Women Social Entrepreneurs

Sabrina Hersi Issa is WIN's 2011 Young Women of Achievement winner for Social Innovation. She is the Digital Director at Be Bold Media and the founder of Washington Women Social Entrepreneurs. In response to the famine in the Horn of Africa, she co-founded, a platform dedicated to seeking sustainable solutions to global hunger with fellow Somali diaspora. Previously, she was a Program Advisor at Afghans for Civil Society, an NGO that developed women’s programs and independent media in southern Afghanistan and worked for Oxfam America. She was a New Leaders Council fellow and Washingtonian Magazine named her a Woman to Watch.