Salimah Samji

A board member for the past two years, Salimah is also the mother of Karim who is currently a student in our lower elementary classroom. Salimah is the Director of Building State Capability at Harvard's Center for International Development, focused on helping governments better implement their policies and programs. Salimah used to work as a Casualty Actuary but changed careers after working with Afghan refugees living in Pakistan. Salimah enjoys teaching, traveling and spending time outdoors.