Dr. Ayo Sekai is CEO and Publisher of Universal Write Publications, LLC., (UWPBooks, 2004), Sekai leads with a mission of prioritizing the publications of academic titles, that demonstrates a commitment to African agency. Through African narratives, UWP Books share the legacy of of diasporic people by implementing cultural strategy and Afrocentricity.
Sekai, is on the board of A Woman's Wing, serving the DMV population, and is a founding board member of Friendly Law, linking its mission to her research in Linguistic Imperialism, which manifests many legal and political ramifications.
A Howard University, Ph.D. alum, Sekai is a Black Politics and International Relations specialist. As linguistic activist, she is keenly attuned to social justice corrupted by Dog Whistle Politics and Linguistic Imperialism, framed through the rhetoric of inequity in language, law, immigration, public policy, and education, as it relates to Black and Brown people in the United States.
Sekai is a member of many honor societies and organizations. She worked as Associate Publisher and Executive Editor in NY publishing houses, and Editor of one of NY premiere Hip Hop Magazine. Her film experience, fiction writing and poetry began in New York, where she also taught in the public school system as a English teacher. No stranger to "spitting", panel presentations, and keynote events, her eclectic laugh and bubbly personality can be heard on syndicated radio and her accolades includes journalistic and print media.