Manal SidiShe/Her Program Manager, Welcome.US
Manal is the Program Manager supporting the Welcome Campus Network (WCN), a space to amplify the work of higher education institutions (HEI) to welcome and support newcomers. Manal represents Welcome.US in the SHERR Consortium, which utilizes the infrastructure of WCN to grow and deepen HEI engagement. Manal’s background is in community participatory research and evaluation, specifically engaging and collaborating with refugee and immigrant community members. She holds an MPH from Emory University Rollins School of Public Health and her personal experience resettling from Somalia drives her to elevate the experience of newcomers in this work.