Speaker Profile

Kalia Abiade

Kalia Abiade
Advocacy Director
Center for New Community

Kalia Abiade is the Advocacy Director at the Center for New Community, a national research and advocacy organization based in Chicago. There, she spearheads efforts equip and mobilize grassroots organizations and national coalitions to challenge organized nativism and racism in public discourse and policy. She brings to this work more than a decade of journalism experience and is the managing editor of CNC's blog, Imagine2050.org (Twitter: @imagine2050).