Areal Allen-Stewart is the Vice President of Global Credit Cards at Citibank. In her current role, she advises on global legal and regulatory requirements and develops programming and policy for her regional partners. In addition to her service on the MBBA Board, Areal remains active in the community. She is the Chair of co-sponsored events of The Association for Black Women Attorneys, a member of the Junior League of Brooklyn, a member of the Diversity Pipeline Initiatives Committee at the New York City Bar, and she sits on the Board of Directors for New York Law School’s Alumni Association. Additionally, Areal is a member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.
Areal is a 2014 graduate of New York Law School. Prior to law school, she attended the University of Connecticut, where she received degrees in Economics, African American Studies, and Business. In her spare time, Areal enjoys reading, exercising, and the arts.