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Rashanah Baldwin
Rashanah Baldwin Strategic Advisor Chicago

Rashanah Baldwin

Rashanah Baldwin specializes in messaging and communication strategy and community engagement across Chicago.

Rashanah is a noted award-winning broadcast journalist and Chicago community leader. She has worked to change her neighborhood’s perception and negative news coverage through community outreach, community engagement work, and via her “Good in Englewood” media campaign and former weekly talk radio segment entitled “What’s Good? in Englewood.” By deciding to change the narrative of how communities of color have been presented, Rashanah established significant brand equity with audiences and is recognized as an industry thought leader across Chicago.

Her latest body of work, “Someone You Need To Know,” is a showcast and podcast where she shares stories of trendsetters, tastemakers, societal change agents, and the special someone you need to know. “Someone You Need To Know” is also available on her YouTube channel and via all major podcast outlets. Rashanah holds a B.A. in Mass Communications from the University of Illinois-Chicago and an M.A. in Broadcast Journalism from DePaul University.