The International Somali Awards in association with Kings Somali Society presents an inspirational talk with Somali American state legislator Ilhan Omar.
Ilhan Omar is an experienced Twin Cities policy analyst, organizer, public speaker and advocate. She was recently elected as the Minnesota House Representative for District 60B, making her the highest-elected Somali-American public official in the United States.
Our esteemed guest, legislator Ilhan Omar will deliver a personal talk on her fascinating journey and provide a unique insight into her aspirations and journey. She will also provide us with her extraordinary and successful philosophy on activism that has to lead her to become the first ever Somali state legislator.
As part of the post-International Somali Awards events on ‘Leadership and Choices’, attendees will have an exclusive opportunity to put questions directly to Ilhan Omar in a special Q & A session.
Join us for this unique opportunity to hear directly from one of the most inspiring and successful stories from the Somali diaspora.
Please be advised that only ticket holders will be admitted to this event, please reserve your place to avoid disappointment.