Feb 12, 2019
She is author of 'People Like Us'.
Sayu Bhojwani served as New York City's first Commissioner of Immigrant Affairs, for then Mayor Michael Bloomberg, and is also the founder of South Asian Youth Action, a community-based organization in Queens.
Since 2010, she has served as Founder and President of The New American Leaders Project.
Bhojwani's work to build a more inclusive democracy has been featured in The Wall Street Journal and in the New York Times.
She has shared her personal journey in The National and contributes frequently to the The Huffington Post and Medium. Her TED talk focuses on the importance of immigrants to American democracy.