Kiesha Garrison

Kiesha Garrison is a speaker and host who thrives when facilitating conversations that inspire people to live with more empathy, authenticity & courage.

She is currently the Director of Communications & Culture for the AI Platform engineering team at Microsoft. There she has also served as an emcee for several Microsoft global events (Include 2021, MS Ready, Ability Summit, Global Business Development Summit) and had the honor of conducting celebrity interviews with icons such as Will Smith, Ang Lee, & Lenny Kravitz for the internal show Outside In. She relishes her work emceeing special events for community organizations looking to make a difference in the world such as the Women in Tech Regatta, Dress for Success Seattle, Live Music Project, and HERE Seattle.

Kiesha, a proud graduate of Spelman College, is passionate about advocating for and inspiring Black women and girls. In addition to her work as a standup comedian, in which she aims to enlighten through humorous stories of her own experiences, she also hosts the vlog Another Black Girl (, where she highlights the passions, pursuits, and excellence of other Black women & girls.

Click here to view Kiesha interviewing Lenny Kravitz during the 2020 Miami Book Fair.

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