Resume

 

 

Education

AMERICAN UNIVERSITY, Washington, D.C.
B.A., Political Science, expected May 2024
B.A., Public Relations, and Strategic Communications, expected May 2024 Certificate in Advanced Leadership Studies
Community-Based research Scholar

Professional Experience 

Protect Democracy Intern, Public Citizen,  January 2021 – Present

  • Worked with activist around the country, locally and in key states, to get them involved in strategic campaigns.
  • Research and write on current topics regarding money in politics and election security.
  • Conduct social media & online outreach to build campaign visibility & assisting with press outreach and events.

Fellow, Democratic Party of Georgia, November 2020 – January 2021

  • Assisted in ballot curating and voter protection initiatives.
  • Contacted constituents in key counties around Georgia to increase voter knowledge and turnout.
  • Participated in “Get out the Vote” programs and voter liability virtual trainings.

Program Mentor, DC READS,  September 2020 – Present

  • Work in the Higher Achievement program mentoring children, ages 9-13, academically, and socially
  • Assist children with reading, writing, and math skills.

Finance Intern, Jennifer Wexton For Congress, August 2020 – Present

  • Assist with prospecting donors
  • Updated NGP solicits
  • Contacted donors for fundraising purposes

Head Tutor, Vienna Tutor, August 2019- May 2020

  • Tutor students in grades 3-10 in mathematics and science
  • Created and develop tutoring guidelines and best-practices

Intern, Suhas For VirginiaAugust 2019- November 2019

  • Assisted with phone banks and voter registration.
  • Canvassed daily two weeks before election day.

Service

Campaign Volunteer, Virginia for Joe Biden, April 2020 – October 2020

  • Served as a volunteer for Joe Biden’s campaign in Virginia.
  • Assisted with voter registration.
  • Trained in data entry and prospecting.
  • Hosted and created phone-banking events online.

Volunteer, Elizabeth Warren Campaign,  November 2019 – March 2020 –

  • Canvassed Bi-weekly for 4 months.
  • Assisted individuals in registering to vote.
  • Aided in phone banks monthly, while also holding personal campaign events with friends and family.
  • Registered attendees for multiple rallies and events all around the DMV area.

Volunteer, Oxfam America, June 2017 – June 2019

  • Served as a volunteer for Oxfam’s refugee and migrants’ program.
  • Helped plan and coordinate a World Refugee Day event on Capitol Hill, including developing a schedule for refugee advocates and resettled refugees.
  • Translated congressional hearings from English to Arabic.

Volunteer, Penny Appeal USA,  June 2016 – Present

  • Raised over $5,000 for the orphan sponsoring program.
  • Raised money for Syrian Aid and refugee assistance. Campaigned for Yemen food assistance.
  • Spread Awareness and knowledge of the Syrian Refugee crisis.
  • Hosted dinners with over 500 attendees for Syrian Relief that raised over $200,000.
  • Packed over 50,000 pounds of meals for social service programs. Helped Plan and coordinate events dinners for various charitable causes.

Skills

  • Computer: Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint; Adobe Photoshop
  • Language: Arabic (reading, writing, speaking)
  • Trained in NGP, VAN; MiniVAN, Mobilize, ActBlue
  • Social Media Outreach training (Instagram, Facebook, Twitter)

Leadership

Board Member, Oakton HS Student Government,  August  2019 – May 2020

  • Worked to create a sense of community and
  • planned and coordinated events such as homecoming, prom, and pep rallies.
  • Implemented diversity & inclusion programs to aid transitioning freshmen, particularly those from underrepresented backgrounds.

Head Volunteer, Islamic Relief,  June 2016 – Present

  • Raised over $5,000 for the orphan sponsoring program
  • Raised money for Syrian Aid and refugee assistance
  • Campaigned for Yemen food assistance
  • Packed over 50,000 pounds of meals for social services programs
  • Helped plan and coordinate events for various charitable causes.

Founder, Young Humanitarians, August 2016 – Present

  • Founded student organization to provide mental health programs for resettled refugees in the Washington D.C. metro area.
  • Worked with psychologists to develop personalized initiatives and resources for refugees.
  • Raised over $5,000 for refugee aid and programs that assist in mental health.