Tamila Kianfard is a human rights advocate, first and foremost. Her focus on empowering and developing the most vulnerable of the world brought her back to her hometown of Atlanta, after realizing change must start at home. From Women’s Freedom Forum in Washington DC to St. Anne’s Women’s Shelter in South Africa, Tamila has gathered much experience and knowledge in human development. Today, she has shifted her attention to the daunting effects of climate change, honing in on sustainability efforts. She has a BA in International Affairs from Kennesaw State University, with a concentration on diplomacy and development.