Mamadou Samba was appointed by Mayor Muriel Bowser in January 2015 to serve as the Director of the Mayor’s Office of African Affairs (MOAA).  Originally from Dakar, Senegal, Mamadou was a former Commissioner of the DC Commission on African Affairs, a role in which he served as a strong advocate for diverse African diaspora communities. Mamadou, has extensive experience in addressing challenges faced by African immigrants in the District and nationwide.

We are proud of his achievement and we name him Most Influential 100 Class of 2018 Politics and Governance Category