Aissatou holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in communication studies from Indiana University - Purdue University (IUPUI) and has worked in various communication and marketing roles in the past. She was a digital strategist at Indiana Destination Development Corporation, where she developed and executed successful social media campaigns and analyzed website data to drive traffic and engagement. She was also the CEO and Founder of Tales and Turbans, where she worked with major national brands to develop and execute social media strategies, manage marketing processes, and generate cost savings.
As the Communications Manager, Aissatou helps lead the development and execution of communication strategies to increase the organization’s brand recognition and promote its initiatives and programs. She works closely with RISE INDY's leadership team to develop compelling messaging and creative campaigns that effectively engage the community and advance the organization's mission. Aissatou's expertise in digital marketing, social media, and communication has been an asset to RISE as it continues to advocate for high-quality education for all children.
Aissatou believes in RISE's mission and is committed to making a positive impact in the community that she is a part of. Aissatou is a wife, girl mom, travel enthusiast, and a children’s book author.