Amal Ahmed is first generation Somali born in Madison, Wisconsin. She is a second-year student at Northern Virginia Community College. She is currently majoring Communications and minoring in Journalism. She hopes to get into the field of Public Relations while also pursuing her passion of writing. Amal has her own blog in which she speaks on various topics in society such as Mental Illness in the Somali Community, Social media and many more. She hopes to use her education to give back to her country and aid her people. Her passion of social media is exactly why she is so grateful to be taking part in One Day Immersion. She can’t wait for the chance to put her skills to the test and to gain more experience in successful leader.