Ammarah Maqsood is the Director of Business Development at Equimundo: Center for Healthy Masculinities and Social Justice. She has deep rooted passions for gender and racial justice, and trust-based funding approaches. Ammarah has dedicated her career to these issues as an effective leader in the social impact sector leading development and philanthropic strategy at both local and global organizations, focusing on community based solutions. She holds a BA in Political Science and Economics and a Masters in Public Administration (MPA), focusing on Public Policy and Management. She approaches philanthropy and social impact through a feminist and intersectional lens, focusing on trust-based practices.
When she isn’t working, you can find Ammarah reading, exploring local coffee and book shops in her native Bay Area, practicing yoga, and enjoying the outdoors.