Cheri Ayers is the Communications Specialist with the Wilson Center Africa Program. She obtained a Master of Mass Communications from Louisiana State University with an emphasis in Strategic Communications. She also received a Bachelor of Arts in Public Relations with a minor in Graphic Communications (Art) from the University of Southern Mississippi. Cheri’s multifaceted experience as a creative includes design, advertising, social media management, and copywriting. Her inspiration as a creative is to promote awareness, knowledge, and understanding about Africa globally.