Ama Karikari Yawson, Esq. is the visionary behind Milestales Publishing and Education Consulting. She is also the accomplished author of best-selling books, including "The Talk: A Black Family’s Conversation about Racism and Police Brutality" and "Sunne’s Gift."
Her insightful articles have graced the pages of reputable publications such as MSNBC's The Grio, The Huffington Post, The Atlantic, and Madame Noire. Ms. Yawson has been featured on prominent television programs, including The Today Show, Al Jazeera's The Stream, The Nate Berkus Show, and Fox Business.
Furthermore, she is a highly regarded radio personality, hosting her weekly show, "How to Make it in the City," on WBAI in New York at 99.5 FM Pacifica Radio.
Under the banner of Milestales, Ms. Yawson and her team of thought leaders and artists specialize in delivering transformative diversity and inclusion training sessions. These sessions incorporate a multidisciplinary approach, encompassing legal analysis, storytelling, drama, dance, historical context, cutting-edge psychological research, mindfulness, and restorative justice circles
Ms. Yawson's impressive educational background includes a BA from Harvard University, an MBA from the Wharton School, and a JD from the University of Pennsylvania Law School.