MY MISSION IS TO WORK TOWARDS A SUSTAINABLE AND SOCIALLY JUST FOOD SYSTEM WITH ENORMOUS PASSION AND COMPASSION.
California State University, Los Angeles: BS in Nutritional Sciences.
Los Angeles Pierce College: Completion of GE courses.
.Jun 2015- Oct 2015
US Forest Service Data Analysis and Graphic Design Intern
Analyzed data provided by the Forest Service regions across the US and used them to design weekly infographics for the Volunteers and Service team. Planned a National Public Lands Day event with a partner organization. Helped with various administrative tasks
Jan 2015 – Mar 2015
CSULA Kitchen Foodservice Kitchen Intern:
Ensured the kitchen and cafeteria were clean at all times. Washed and sanitized dishes and workstations. Helped chef create meals by chopping, mixing, and offering suggestions for healthy meals and provided customer service for students in the cafeteria.
Sept 2014 – Apr 2015
Enrich LA Outreach Coordinator, Garden intern and Office Intern:
Responsible for providing a fun and educational garden environment for the preschool class at UCLA Elementary, and Kester Elementary. Job includes maintaining the garden, creating a nutrition curriculum, organizing the health related outreach events, and other general office responsibilities.
Jan 2014 – Apr 2014
SOSMENTOR Nutrition Coach Intern:
Responsible for teaching healthy eating habits and sports nutrition to athletes at Arleta HS for an after school program through discussion and engaging activities.
Sept 2013 – Present
Iqra Sunday School, Sunday School Teacher Volunteer:
Teaching a fun and interactive Islamic Studies class which involves lesson planning, art activities, crafts and encouraging students to keep an open and creative mind.
Jun 2013 – Dec 2014
Glendale Adventist Medical Center, Clinical Care Extender Intern:
Responsibilities include but not limited to: taking vital signs, feeding and bathing patients, assisting nurses with various procedures. Creating a warm, stable, and relaxing environment for patients and families during tough times. Checking with patients and making sure patients have a positive stay at the hospital.
Jan 2013 – May 2013
Academic Advantage Private Tutor:
Tutored middle school students in Algebra and Geometry who qualify for the No Child Left Behind Act. I trained students to overcome challenges in learning and use technology to aid in learning new material.
Sept 2011 – Jun 2012
Mathanasium Math Tutor:
Worked with a team of tutors to help students from K-12 become independent learners and get ahead of their classes. Tutors used special Mathanasium techniques to help students develop skills to excel in school.
Proficient in Microsoft Office
Written and Verbal Communication
Event Organizing and Planning
Languages: Urdu, Hindi
Clubs and affiliations
Halal Project - Member and Volunteer
Muslim Student Association - President 2014
Student Dietetics Association - Member
Available upon request