Interview: Ganiyat Balogon (Greenbelt, MD)


Ganiyat Balogun is a sophomore psychology major with a minor in sociology at Howard University. Originally from Nigeria, she now lives in PG County, Maryland. She is very passionate about working with youth in undeserved communities and mental health within black and Muslim communities. Ganiyat is currently a youth program provider at So What Else and an HR intern at the Heart Rhythm Society. She wants to receive her PHD in clinical psychology and open up a mental health clinic in her home country of Nigeria. In her free time, Ganiyat enjoys reading, working out, cooking and watching documentaries.