Meet the forerunners for advocacy, education and outreach at MMWC

The MMWC is overseen by four Board of Directors, along with a Persident and Vice-President. Day-to-day activities are carried out by a handful of resolute staff members that MMWC would not sustain without.

Janan Najeeb


Founding member and the current President of the Milwaukee Muslim Women’s Coalition, Ms. Najeeb has been a ... Read more

Inshirah Farhoud

Vice President

A pediatric nurse practitioner at children’s hospital of Wisconsin, BSN from Alverno College, MSN from Marq... Read more

Hanadi Bu Ali M.D.

Board Member

Dr. Hanadi Bu-Ali is a fellowship trained breast surgeon who is a native of Bahrain. Her experience spans ... Read more

Dr. Sahar Katib Kayata M.D.

Board Member

She was born in Aleppo, Syria. She received her medical degree from The Sorbonne University at the Faculte ... Read more

Zehra Tahir

Board Member

She received her bachelor’s degree from the University of Bombay, India with specialization in Textiles and... Read more

Ream Bahhur

Board Member

If you are not willing to learn, no one can help you. If you are determined to learn, no one can stop you.

Ghada Shakir

Board Member

Ghada Shakir, born in Iraq and raised between Iraq and the United Kingdom is an Arabic to English translato... Read more

Elise Bellin


"Creativity is intelligence having fun." - Albert Einstein

Amanda Ali

Office and Program Manager

Program Manager of Milwaukee Muslim Women's Coalition, Amanda Ali has been with the Islamic Resource Center... Read more

Nayfa Naji

Multimedia Graphic Designer