Committee Member

Aminata Toumbou

Hi, my name is Aminata Toumbou and I am in the Diversity and Inclusion Committee. I am from Senegal, the westernmost country in Africa. I am a junior here at Pitt and majoring in political science and history. On-campus I am the president of UNICEF at Pitt. My hobbies include cooking, traveling, and playing sports. I am a foodie at heart and always looking for good restaurant recommendations. I am looking forward to working alongside a great team to serve the needs of the Pitt community this year.

Year: Junior


School: Dietrich

Major: Political Science and History

Fun Fact: I moved to the states and started learning English when I was 8 years old!

On Campus I can be found: Hillman First Floor

Favorite Class taken at Pitt: Wealth and Power

Favorite TV show(s): Scandal, Grey’s Anatomy, Love Island

Favorite Movie(s): Good Will Hunting, Avengers, Avatar

Favorite Book(s): Outliers, 1984, If Beale Street Could Talk, The Help

Favorite Quote:

The true meaning of life is to plant trees under whose shade you do not expect to sit

Nelson Henderson