Priscilla Janet Nyenator Quiah is a media trainer at the Liberia Media Center, an organization dedicated to improving media capacity as well as strengthening democracy and sustaining peace. With more than 16 years of newspaper and radio reporting experience, she educates community radio journalists in the fundamentals of journalism. Quiah has a bachelor’s degree in zoology and is studying public administration at the master’s level. She also completed media management courses at Rhodes University in South Africa. During her Humphrey year, Quiah hopes to receive training in new media and online writing as well as best practices for coaching journalists.
In order to advocate for young womens’ rights in Liberia and confronting issues of excluding women in media, Quiah created a website for her organization, Liberia Women Media Action Committee. View her Capstone presentation here.