Rashidah Williams

Assistant Director
Fueled by seafood and positive energy

As Assistant Director, Rashidah manages the annual budget, stewards relationships with funders, oversees the RFP process for potential and future projects, and coordinates the communications and engagement strategy for the Small Center. Rashidah comes to Small Center with experience in community engagement, design, business development, and administration. With a background in architecture, urban design, and graphic design, Rashidah brings a dedicated desire to create strategies that allow New Orleans to function at its full potential. Born and raised in New Orleans, Rashidah has unique insight into how the culture and context of her hometown captivate residents’ and visitors’ hearts and minds.