Yetunde A. Odugbesan-Omede, is a Professor of Political Science and Global Affairs from Rutgers University. She teaches comparative politics and courses under international studies.She the Author of an inspiring book titled, Young Woman's Guide and the Founder of Young Woman's Guide, an organization that provides leadership development and personal empowerment for young women from all backgrounds. She is also the CEO of Yetunde Global Consulting, a management firm that specializes in leadership development and training and organizational leadership. She also created ASK Y Podcast available on iTunes where she discusses topics on career, politics, leadership and personal empowerment.
Yetunde has worked at United Nations Population Fund where she worked in the External Relations and Executive Board Division working with governments and heads of state to ensure their support of UNFPA in the areas of sexual health and reproduction and education for adolescent girls. Yetunde has served as a Eagleton Institute of Politics Fellow and a New Leaders Council Fellow. Her interest in international affairs, women and girl development, African affairs and education has been has been highly recognized globally and has greatly influenced her professional career and her passion to serve. You can learn more about Yetunde at www.yetundeodugbesan.com