Nnenna Kalu Makanjuola

Founder and Editor in Chief, Radiant Health Magazine

Nnenna Kalu Makanjuola, PharmD, MPH, is the founder, publisher and editor-in-chief of Radiant, a thoughtful bi-annual health magazine for women of African descent.


A current Atlanta resident, she launched Radiant as an online magazine nearly 5 years ago. Radiant has grown to become the leading health magazine for African women across the globe and is distributed globally in four continents at major retailers and newsstands including US Barnes & Noble stores.


Prior to starting Radiant, Nnenna enjoyed a career in pharmacy and public health with global healthcare experience at the WHO and the CDC.


Nnenna has been featured in various media outlets including Voice of America, How We Made it In Africa, She Leads Africa; as a panel speaker at the Wharton School of Business’ Africa Business Forum, and was named one of 41 Nigerian Women Entrepreneurs Putting the Country on the Global Business Map by Lionesses of Africa.