Tyisha N. Burroughs Equity and Inclusion Program Manager, Amizade

Tyisha Burroughs
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Chai aficionado, Travel Enthusiast, Community Development Champion

Originally from Brooklyn, N.Y. Tyisha attended Penn State University, obtaining a dual BA in Political Science and Communications. She went on to obtain her Master’s Degree in International Affairs from New School University in New York City. Upon completing her Master’s Tyisha joined the Peace Corps. She spent two years working in Swaziland, focusing on female empowerment, and education, helping to create the country’s first National Robotics Competition.




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The Hill District Global Engagement Project

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