Issa Balde

Community Associate

Issa joined the Declare Team in 2019 as Community Associate. Prior to Declare, Issa interned at NBCUniversal & Univision as a Sales + Marketing Intern in both digital and radio. Issa’s internship background also includes being selected as a Forbes Under 30 scholar for 2018 and 2019. Issa graduated from Stony Brook University with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and concentration in Marketing. Born in Guinea, Conakry and raised in the Bronx Issa enjoys traveling, the water, and being immersed in diverse cultures. She is passionate about development in third world countries, culture, and community service.