Mentors on call
Need advice but can't commit to a longterm program? Reach out to one of our Mentors on Call for a mentorship session whenever you need it.
International Business | Accounting | Non-profits
Samya Abudheer is a graduate of Marymount University with a degree in International Business. She is currently working as an Accountant. She has experience working at international organizations both in the private and public sectors.
Hareesa Mohammed is a graduate of University of Maryland's Clark School of Engineering and currently works as a construction engineer at Clark Construction. Through her passion for humanitarian projects and sustainability, she hopes to inspire more women to pursue careers in engineering and construction management.
Tech | User Experience Research | Operations
Duaa Gettani received her M.S. from the University of California Davis and transitioned from academia to the tech world. She has worked in User experience research at various Bay Area companies. She's currently part of the ux research team at Lyft.
Tech | Marketing | Consulting
Yuser Tagouri is a graduate of University of Maryland's School of Public Health, an aspiring entrepreneur, and a presentation/graphic designer for Oracle's Creative Services team (formerly part of Oracle's Consulting team.)
Politics | Activism | Conflict Resolution | Pre-law
Remaz Abdelgader is a graduate of George Mason University's School of Conflict Analysis and Resolution / Immigration studies and an aspiring attorney. She currently works as a federal employee with the United States Dept. of Homeland Security.
Non-Profits | Podcasts | Writing | Global Affairs
Amina Derbi is an Executive Analyst for the Advancing Education in Muslim Societies (AEMS) program at the International Institute of Islamic Thought (IIIT). She hosts and produces, Third Space Thoughts to Policy, the official podcast of IIIT which is available on Apple podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Google Play, CastBox, Messy.FM, and Podcast Mirror. It was named a Top & Trending Show on Messy.FM twice in the month of May 2019, after first launching in Fall 2018. Amina studied Global Affairs at George Mason University (GMU), completing her BA early in 2012 and Accelerated MA in 2014. Previously, she was an Import Policy Analyst at the U.S. Department of Commerce’s Office of Policy within the International Trade Administration’s Enforcement and Compliance division.
Designer | Customer Experience | Merchant | Retail Leader
Samar Omeish is a graduate of Marymount University's graphic design program. Her passion for design transitioned quickly into interiors and has 10+ years in customer experience, business/team management and designing interior spaces. Currently she is the merchant and leader associate for the Room & Board in Washington DC showroom.