Jameela Syed

Development and Communications Associate

Jameela joined the Foundation in January 2019. She provides support to the Development and Communications teams. She previously worked in communications and programming at the Global Language Project, and in education as an English Lector at the University of Bordeaux and as a Fulbright English Teaching Assistant at a public high school in the Paris region. She received her BA from Stony Brook University, with a focus on Linguistics, French Language and Literature, and International Studies. She is a proud first-generation American. She currently resides in Bensonhurst, and enjoys photography, live shows, and picnics in the park.