Cicely Black | Engagement Strategy Specialist

Office: New York, New York


New York City


Morgan State University B.S in Communications(Go Bears!) & Ashford University M.A. in Organizational Management.

Job Prior to The Mission Continues:

Admissions Advisor

Book on your nightstand:

“A Lesson Before Dying” Ernest J. Gaines

Favorite Movie:

The Eddie Murphy Trilogy: Harlem Nights, Boomerang, and Coming to America

Hidden Gem in New York City:

Zoma – Ethiopian restaurant in Harlem

Song that describes me:

“Don’t You Worry Bout A Thing” Stevie Wonder

Most rewarding thing about working at The Mission Continues:

Creating a positive and sustainable life experience for service members and communities.

Item on your bucket list:

To fill up a passport booklet with stamps before it expires.

If I could dine with anyone (dead or alive):

A dinner party with Prince, Harriet Tubman, Nina Simone and Malcolm X