BELYSE inamahoro

Communications Associate

Belyse is a B2R Fellow from Burundi and graduated from Wellesley College where she earned a degree in Media Arts and Sciences and Africana Studies. A globetrotter and a passionate writer, she has spent the past five years cultivating her passion for story-telling through different media platforms. Belyse works as our Communications Associate with the Career Development Team where she is in charge of developing media strategies to manage and strengthen our brand identity in Rwanda. In addition, she is very engaged in her home country where she founded a girls empowerment initiative, Sisters In Success, that aims to support high schools girls in Burundi and inspire them to dream bigger.

ABOUT BELYSE

ONE THING I'VE LEARNED ?

“No man is an island, even islands have tombolos”  – Bright Ntambara

BEST ADVICE I EVER GOT ?

Follow your dream, and the universe will open.

FAVORITE BOOK, MOVIE, OR PIECE OF ART ?

The Resurrection of Winnie Mandela by Sinsoke Msimang

SOMEONE I ADMIRE ?

Afrobeat singer Yemi Alade

SOMETHING I'M PASSIONATE ABOUT ?

Learning, journaling, traveling, and creating art

SOMETHING MOST PEOPLE DON'T KNOW ?

I googled most of these answers.