Speaker Detail

Mohanad Elshieky
Humorist and Activist

Mohanad Elshieky, originally from Benghazi, Libya, is a standup comedian now based in Portland, Oregon. Mohanad is known as a bold and fearless performer who brings his unique perspective to every conversation. He is not afraid to say what on his mind, even when he is discussing politics or racial issues.

It is clear he has a fresh and sometimes challenging opinion on almost everything. Mohanad and his comedy have been featured on the Lovett or Leave it Podcast, National Public Radio, Buzzfeed and Live Wire Radio and can be seen performing nationwide. The Portland Mercury recently described Mohanad as a “genius of comedy.”