Bukola Oriola is a speaker, author, mentor, advocate, entrepreneur, and member, U.S. Advisory Council on Human Trafficking. Appointed by President Barack Obama in December 2015, Oriola is also an award winning journalist and a survivor of labor trafficking. She has dedicated her life to helping others by sharing her story, and offering practical solutions to service providers, clinics, community members, and law enforcement on how to help victims of human trafficking. Oriola is a consultant for Office for Victims of Crime Training and Technical Assistance Center (OVCTTAC).

My goal is to inspire hope in other survivors that they can turn their lives around positively, regardless of what difficulty they might have passed through.