Myani Gilbert


Myani is the Coalition Organizer at Puget Sound Sage. She co-organizes the Community Leadership Institute and leads the anti-displacement community based participatory research project with the South Communities Organizing for Racial/Regional Equity (South CORE), alongside Ubax Gardheere.

Before she joined Puget Sound Sage, Myani lead anti-trafficking research at the Washington State Coalition Against Domestic Violence. In addition, Myani served as an AmeriCorps member for two years in south Seattle, doing community outreach, morning and after school programming, partnership management, and team development. Myani organizes with feminist collectives, and facilitates trainings for young people about the strength of women.

Myani holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology and Anthropology from the University of Vermont. She will graduate with her Master of Social Work (MSW) degree from the University of Washington in early June 2016.

  • Email: myani@pugetsoundsage.org
  • Phone: (845) 323-7091