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Sheila Kinkade

Director, Storytelling
International Youth Foundation

With a passion for communicating “good news” that inspires hope and action, Sheila captures the stories of YouthActionNet Fellows in print, online, and through video. She is co-author of Our Time is Now: Young People Changing the World, an IYF book profiling 30 young heroes in 20 countries, along with numerous publications, articles, and blogs describing Fellow innovations. A graduate of the Columbia School of Journalism, Sheila has taught communications and public relations at the School of Business and Professional Studies at Johns Hopkins University. She is the author of four nonfiction children’s books, the producer of the feature documentary film Cafeteria Man, and is active in the local sustainability movement.