Faisa Ahmed was born and raised in Minneapolis. She was the President of the UMN
College Democrats while studying at the University of Minnesota where she graduated in 2020 with a degree in Political Science.
Faisa is an organizer and communicator that has worked on Mitra Jalali’s campaign for the city council, was Youth Outreach Coordinator for Sen. Tina Smith’s reelection, and most recently managed Kate Knuth’s campaign for Minneapolis Mayor.
Faisa is passionate about all major reformations to systems of inequality, whether it comes to public safety, immigration, or education.