Wedded Bliss Foundation, Founder/Executive Director
Nisa Muhammad is the founder and executive director of Wedded Bliss Foundation, a national initiative to promote marriage in the Black community. She’s also the founder of Black Marriage Day — the fourth Sunday in March, which is an opportunity for communities to celebrate marriage. It started in 2002 with 30 cities and has grown to 300 communities by 2011. Mrs. Muhammad collaborated with Dr. Rozario Slack to develop a marriage education curriculum called Basic Training for Couples designed to meet the needs of the Black community. She teaches couples classes, trains professionals and is a widely sought after speaker on marriage in the Black community. Her work was featured on CNN’s Black in America 2 as pioneering in strengthening marriage in the Black community.