Abena Agyeman-Fisher

Senior Editor

Abena Agyeman-Fisher is the Senior Editor of NewsOne. Most recently she worked for AOL as the News Programming Manager of Black Voices and for the New York Times Company as an Associate Health Editor. Abena, a Spelman College graduate, has been published in The Source, Vibe, Vibe Vixen, New Jersey's The Star-Ledger, About.com, BlackVoices.com, Jane and Upscale Magazines. She has interviewed top celebrities, icons and politicians, such as First Lady Michelle Obama, Senior Adviser to the President Valerie Jarrett, Civil Rights activist and diplomat Andrew Young, comedian and activist Bill Cosby, Grammy Award-winning singer Jill Scott, Olympic Gold winner Cullen Jones and five-division world champion boxer Floyd Mayweather, among others, and was most recently served as the First Lady's press reporter on President Barack Obama's trip to Senegal, Johannesburg, Cape Town, and Tanzania.