Saa Andrew (he/him) is the CEO and Chief Creative Officer at Battle of the Arts NB (BOTA – NB), an organisation that uses arts and culture to amplify, create, uplift, empower, and provide opportunity and safe space for diverse youth-voices to excel through the arts. Originally from Sierra Leone, Saa Andrew studied Human Rights Law at Saint Thomas University, Fredericton NB. Saa is a songwriter, and records and produces his own Afro-beats music. He has released two CD's. He has traveled around Canada, working with diverse artists and community leaders on numerous projects and festivals. Saa is also the producer for AfroFest NB – the New Brunswick African Festival and resides in Fredericton, NB, where he calls home.