Anisa Liban is a non-profit professional with a background in community organizing. She graduated from the Ohio State University’s John Glenn College of Public Affairs with a BA in Public Affairs and Minor in Nonprofit Studies. Anisa spent her early-career advocating for clean-safe drinking water and has raised over $70,000 through her organization Horn of Hope—a nonprofit striving to alleviate hunger, illiteracy and poverty in Somalia. After graduating, she worked as a Legislative Aide at the Ohio Senate. Anisa is a New-Leadership Ohio Alumna and New-American Leadership 2019 Spring Cohort participant.
Anisa uses her specialization in nonprofit management to collaborate with agencies across Franklin County to improve outreach in the Somali community. When she is not organizing, Anisa can be found planning events for youth as a Students Overcoming Adverse Realities (SOAR) Board Member. She is often found serving in a myriad of roles both professionally and in the community.
Anisa currently serves as a Board Member for New Leaders Council Columbus and POWER at the John Glenn College.