Jamia Wilson is the executive director and publisher of the Feminist Press at the City University of New York. She is also an adjunct instructor at the John Jay College of Criminal Justice. Previously, Wilson has served as the director of Women, Action, and the Media, TED Prize Storyteller, vice president of programs at Women’s Media Center, and principal for Planned Parenthood's youth outreach program.
A thought leader, speaker, and writer, Jamia Wilson has contributed to New York magazine, CNN, the New York Times, The Today Show, Elle,Teen Vogue, and the Guardian, and is a columnist for Rookie. In 2016, Wilson was honored as a Black Feminist Human Rights Defender by Black Women’s Blueprint and was recognized by Refinery 29 as one of “17 Faces of the Future of Feminism“ in 2013.
She has contributed to several books such as Women, Spirituality, and Transformative Leadership: Where Grace Meets Power; Madonna and Me: Women Writers on the Queen of Pop, the 40th edition of Our Bodies, Ourselves, Nasty Women: Feminism, Resistance, and Revolution, I Still Believe Anita Hill, and more.