Ramatoulie Gassama

  • 2014 Dartmouth YALI Fellow

  • Public Relations Officer, Ace Communications Executive Ltd

  • The Gambia

Ramatoulie Gassama is a communications and media professional and an aspiring entrepreneur. She currently serves as the Public Relations Officer at Ace Communications Executive ltd. She previously worked as Junior Economist at the Ministry of Finance and Economic Affairs and was one of the lead coordinators in the first ever resource mobilization and investment forum held in the Gambia. Ramatoulie is also a TV and radio host who has co-hosted a talk show focusing on social issues and has interviewed the former President of Gambia, Sir Dawda K Jawara, on independence and his return from exile. As an aspiring entrepreneur, Ramatoulie is the sole proprietor of a retail business in Gambia called RAJAB Collection. Upon her return from the Washington Fellowship, she intends to expand her business internationally and create employment opportunities for youth in Gambia and surrounding region.