Halah Ahmad
Communications Specialist and PR Lead

As the Communications Specialist and PR Lead, Halah manages JFI’s external platforms, such as the website and social media, and strategic engagement with external contacts, such as journalists, academics, policymakers and others. On the Editorial Team, Halah works to further develop JFI’s policy and communication strategies, raising the profile of JFI’s research and partnerships.

Halah received a Masters in Public Policy from the University of Cambridge as the Lionel de Jersey Harvard Scholar, and an honors degree in the Comparative Study of Religion and Sociology from Harvard. She brings to JFI years of experience in policy research and analysis, having completed the Coro Fellowship in Public Affairs in San Francisco, and worked on issues of urban inequality and displacement in Milwaukee, Chicago, the West Bank, Albania, Greece, Berlin and elsewhere.