Aisha La'Don Abdul Rahman and President Julius Maada Bio
Aisha La'Don Abdul Rahman and President Julius Maada Bio

Dr. A’isha La’Don Abdul Rahman, M.L.I.S, Ph.D
Archivist, Genealogist, Author & Heritage Traveler

Dr. Aisha Abdul Rahman is an Archivist and Consultant, founder of Legacy Builders & Empowerment Inc. owner of Legacy Planning & Preservation LTD. Aisha specializes in the preservation, increase, and accessibility of Black Culture and Heritage, including artifacts, records, and documents that facilitate the reconnection of the African Diaspora to its roots through genealogical research.

Aisha is also known for being many of the first to obtain Sierra Leone citizenship through Genetic Genealogical testing with African Ancestry; traveling to Sierra Leone, with African Ancestry, and participating in the second citizenship workshop and ceremony given by President Bio.

Interviews: Segments where I discuss my professional experiences and insights.

Juneteenth Gem: A Conversation with Aisha Abdul Rahman, Founder of Legacy Designs Studio-   Jun 22, 2021

Collaborations: Projects or discussions with other content creators.

Dual Citizenship in Sierra Leone. More Than Just a Passport.- Sep 14, 2023

How To Get Sierra Leone Citizenship | Traveling To Salone | AUTHENTIC AFRICAN- Aug 8, 2022

Conferences and Talks: Presentations or speeches I’ve given at industry events.

How I use Virtual Reality as an archivist preserving black history at the SOJO by Aisha Abdul Rahman for Popup Research Station- May 23, 2024

Bridging the Digital Divide in Heritage Preservation using Browser-Based VR by Aisha Abdul Rahman for the SJSU 2024 CPGE Student Conference- Jan 16, 2024

Preservation of African and African American heritage and African cultural heritage through VR by Aisha Abdul Rahman for Popup Research Station
– Nov 8, 2023

The Black Travel Journey to Freedom, A Juneteenth Tribute- Jun 9, 2022