Meet the Author: Kenrya Rankin

KENRYA RANKIN is the award-winning author of our brand-new Anti-Racism: Powerful Voices, Inspiring Ideas, the first book to launch our “Words of Change” series. Kenrya is also the author of How We Fight White Supremacy: A Field Guide to Black Resistance. She is a journalist, editor, speaker, and on-air talent who creates dynamic, high-impact content that amplifies the lived experiences, advocacy, and work of people of color and shifts the narrative around who deserves liberation, justice, joy, and dignity in America. Her insight has been tapped by leading media outlets such as the New York Times, the Huffington Post, and ThinkProgress. A 20-year veteran in the editorial space, she is Principal at editorial consultancy Perfectly Said Studio and Executive Producer and Co-host of The Turn On podcast. Kenrya earned her undergraduate degree in journalism from Howard University and her master’s degree in publishing from New York University. A proud native of Cleveland, Ohio, she currently lives in the Washington, D.C. area with her brilliant artist daughter. You can find her at and she is @kenrya on all social media.

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