Director of Operations
Amal Rogers is the Director of Operations at KAAFI COUNSELING. At the practice, she is responsible for human resources, social media, operational development, and serves as an embodiment coach for special events. In addition to her work with the practice, Amal is an educator, organizer, and dance artist.
For over ten years, Amal has practiced liberation pedagogy in her work as a dance and community educator. She has developed and implemented culturally relevant and empowering curriculum for students of all ages and has facilitated training for other educators. She has performed in major cities across the U.S. and has received commissions, grants, and residencies.
In addition to performance, Amal has presented her research on transformative storytelling through art as a tool for community building at several conferences and events at the national and international level. She has earned her undergraduate and graduate degrees from the New College of Florida and from Mills College respectively and she remains a dedicated learner.
Amal has organized with her communities to provide various services such as cultural education, food distribution, job and housing support, accessible massage and bodywork, community bail funds, health fairs, and children’s care. She brings these experiences to her work at KAAFI COUNSELING; striving to create structures that are culturally competent and supportive for both patients and clinicians.