Ms. Malia Fisher

Ms. Malia Fisher

Founder and President of Defiant

Malia Fisher is the Founder and President of Defiant, a social impact agency and strategy group focused on Millennials and Gen Z. Through Defiant, she has worked side-by-side with progressive organizations on engaging youth in issues like Gun Violence, Voting Rights, Net Neutrality, DACA, and Mass Incarceration. Before founding Defiant she served for eighteen months on Hillary Clinton’s campaign alongside Campaign Chair, John Podesta. Before the campaign, she was an executive speechwriter and policy researcher and the Women’s Initiative at the Center for American Progress (CAP). At CAP she collaborated on public policy initiatives with government institutions, private industry and Congress. She is a graduate of Pomona College in Los Angeles, CA.