Ayika Tshimanga is the Communication Manager at Rights4Girls where she oversees the organization’s social media channels and helps elevate its issues on a digital platform. As a communication professional, Ayika has specializations in branding and identity development, social media curation, digital advertising, and content creation.
Ayika is also a writer whose work is informed by a critical lens of race, class, and gender through pop-cultural analysis. Her writing has been featured in Media Diversified, The Black Youth Project, KingofReads, and She Prevailed, among others. In 2017, Ayika founded The Femme Oasis, an online magazine to fill the gap in media geared towards the actualization, progression, and elevation of all women and femmes.
Ayika is a graduate of the University of Illinois, where she received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communication.