Leeann Rizk aka “SistaGurl Sexpert” is a public health professional with almost a decade specializing in the field of Sexual reproductive health. She has a background rooted in developing, launching and managing community health education programs as well as health promotion interventions serving populations in need. SistaGurl Sexpert’s deepest passion is in supporting adolescents, women, young adults and their families in becoming fully engaged in their health and well-being. She has collaborated on several reproductive health projects, including working with internationals NGOs and the government of Sierra Leone, West Africa to leading a HIV prevention program in Harlem, New York.
SistaGurl Sexpert also serve’s as a board member of the NYCDOH’s CEG on Sexual/Reproductive Justice since its inception in June of 2015. Presently, SistaGurl works for a Health care entity running Health Education/outreach programming for youth and their families. She also supervises a youth peer education program for high school students. Additionally, SistaGurl is a Master’s of Sexual/Reproductive Public Health candidate within the CUNY graduate School of Public Health. SistaGurl is a dynamic Sexual health educator, trainer and advocate!