Ima Diawara is a graduate of Brown University (2017) where she received a Bachelor's degree in Africana Studies, minoring in Business, Entrepreneurship and Organizations. Her work experience includes Credit Suisse, BlackRock Inc and Red Table Talk Enterprises. While at BlackRock, she serviced the financial needs of 80+ global institutional clients as part of the Official Institutions team. At Red Table Talk, she was responsible for financial planning and business development as Strategic Projects Coordinator. Recently, she facilitated enumeration as a Supervisor for the US Federal Census Bureau. Ima also has a background in health, education, and multimedia production.