Carrie Kholi

Carrie Kholi

Co-Founder + Executive Director
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khoLi. is an educator; a poet and scholar; an entrepreneur, new media aficionado, and strategist.

Having earned a B.A. in English Arts and Creative Writing (Hampton University) and an M.A. and Ph.D. in Literatures in English (Rutgers University), she’s absorbed a unique set of skills, all dependent upon proactive, responsive, critical thought.

In her career, she’s combined creativity, digital content, literature, theory and a dash of pop culture to create campaigns, content, curriculum, experiential marketing, scalable operation systems, and workshops supporting the development of deepened community connection and an equitable future. She currently serves as Co-Founder and Executive Director of Khafra & Company, a dream incubator investing in communal actualization.

Diverse representation is a priority for us. We're proud to say that our Summit speakers are 80% queer women, 50% women of color, 25% Black & Latinx, and 15% transgender and gender nonconforming.