As a religious studies major, Naijla Faizi has explored the intersections of religion & race through her work with faith-based nonprofit organizations in Winston-Salem, NC and Washington, DC. In 2014, Naijla graduated from Wake Forest University with a B.A. in Religious Studies and a concentration in Religion and Public Engagement.
While at Wake Forest University Naijla was a leader in the Muslim Student Association and the Interfaith Council, which led her to work closely with other faith groups on campus. Her career aspiration is to be a leader within the social justice nonprofit sector. When Naijla is not working at NBC, she volunteers at a Youth Leadership and Development organization called AALEAD.
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