Obed Lamy

Obed Lamy is a Fulbright Scholar and a graduate journalism student at the University of Arkansas. With nearly five years of experience in journalism, his works have been published in different news outlets in his home country, Haiti, as well as international media in Canada and the United States. He also co-founded a multimedia platform named Enfo Sitwayen dedicated to civic education and practical information on the public process. His marketing and PR skills have been valued and strengthened during his involvement in education, culture, and human rights non-profit organizations. He has started a career in documentary filmmaking. And his first short, A Promising Voice, telling the story of a Black and first-generation student from Memphis and how he navigated a predominantly white University of Arkansas, is set for release in 2020.

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