About Me


I'm Omama Altaleb. I work as a Digital Editor and Writer at WTOP News and Radio in Washington, D.C. I'm the founder and editor-in-chief of digital lifestyle magazine for Millennial Muslim women, Layali Webzine. I received my M.A. in Interactive Journalism at American University and received my B.A. in Communication at George Mason University. My work has been published on various news and lifestyle sites including the Associated Press and the Washington Post.

Through my various experiences, I acquired the following skills:

  • writing
  • editing
  • reporting
  • audio storytelling
  • photography
  • videography
  • graphic design
  • web design/html,css
  • social media