Luyando Lulu Haangala has over nine years of experience in the media sector as a TV host/producer, MC, Radio presenter, Voice Over Artist and singer. She is currently a freelancer and has worked on some of the biggest TV and radio shows/events in Zambia. She holds a degree in Communication/Business from Helderberg South Africa. Luyando is passionate about the youth of Zambia and serves as a Youth Ambassador for US Embassy Zambia. She is also ambassador for Dance for Life Zambia and the App “Action for Transparency”. Luyando recently launched a mentorship program in high schools, using influential and successful young professionals to mentor high school students. Upon completion of the Washington Fellowship, Luyando plans to grow her mentorship program and desires to use media for social change in Zambia. Luyando was one of 100 Fellows competitively selected to participate in an 8-week internship in the United States following the Mandela Washington Fellowship academic institute. She interned at America Abroad Media in August-September 2014.