Meet the team!

KAM - Community Growth Lead

Kam is a Michigan native and remote marketing worker residing in Portugal. For her being in Lisbon was important because it had everything she was looking for —especially community! She is super grateful to be a part of group such as ‘Black in Portugal’ and aims to continuously uplift the community and bring people together.

HEATHER - Director of Events

I’m Heather Courtney. I am a disabled USN Veteran who is retired . Born and raised in New Jersey. Currently a film student, photographer and world traveler. The community here in Lisbon has been everything. It gives me life. Building community has been very important to me while bringing like-minded individuals together .

ASHLEY - Event Manager

Brooklyn baby where they birthed me at! Trini to de bone and grateful to call Lisbon home. I enjoy organizing events, connecting with people and building community. Theres so much to do and see in this country and being apart of Black in Portugal has made it that much more more lit!

ANNA - Social Media & Brand Manager

Just a black girl trying to see and experience every corner of this earth. By day I work remotely for a marketing agency. Portugal is a dream come true for me and I’m grateful to be a part of a community that provides other black people with a soft and safe place to land once they arrive in this amazing country.