Laila Mahmoud Saada is an Egyptian freelance journalist and media consultant currently residing in New York. Since 2004, Saada has contributed to the Ahram Weekly in Egypt, Family Flavours in Jordan, and Newsday in New York. She currently works with UNESCO on crafting the communication plan for the establishment of a national museum in Cairo which celebrates the emerging Egyptian identity and links it to a historic past.
Saada has a B.A. in Communication from the American University in Cairo (AUC) and an M.A. in Journalism and Near Eastern Studies from New York University (NYU).