Nourbese Flint serves as a program manager with Black Women for Wellness (BWW) where she directs reproductive and environmental health policy, organizes community advocacy and manages reproductive and sexual health programming as well as civic engagement. Nourbese also directs Black Women for Wellness Action Project, a new sister 501c4 organization to Black Women for Wellness.
Nourbese studied women’s health in both Spain and Cuba and journalism in Scotland. Her communications background includes serving as Communication Director for the Center of Women’s Health and Human Rights, as well as reporting for KPFK evening news.
Nourbese has a Masters of Arts in Women’s Health from Suffolk University, where she specialized in health disparities as it relates to media influence. In addition, Nourbese is a proud alumnus of San Jose State University, where she majored in Broadcast Journalism and African American Studies.
Nourbese was a founding member of the south Los Angeles Chapter of the National Organization for Women and was on the board of the California National Organization for Women Political Action Committee. Nourbese is a founding member of Trust Black Women; a national coalition dedicated to increasing respect and support of Black Women and is the co-chair of girls policy for the California Women’s Agenda. Nourbese also serves on the board of the Black Women’s Democratic Club