Name: Jamilah Lemieux
Title/Occupation: Content Editor, Digital / Writer
Organization: Ebony Magazine / The Beautiful Struggler
What Makes The Person A Game Changer: Since 2006, Jamilah Lemieux has galvanized a broad national audience with her writings on gender politics, race relations and tales of her own path to love and liberation via her site, The Beautiful Struggler. A 2007 and 2008 Black Weblog Award Winner for Best Personal Blog and 2010 winner for Best Microblog, Lemieux and has participated in numerous panel discussions about social media networking, women’s issues and relationships. She has also appeared on NPR’s “All Things Considered.” In 2010, she was ranked #94 on Black Web 2.0′s list of “The Most Influential Black Women on Twitter” and her work has been featured in Essence Magazine and the Journal of the National Urban League Young Professionals.
To learn more about Jamilah Lemieux, visit www.thebeautifulstruggler.com