NIDA NIZAM | President

Nida Nizam is a young leader from Syracuse, New York in the process of completing her B.A. in Economics and International Development at McGill University in Montreal, Quebec.

After a career in community youth leadership and Model United Nations, Nida turned to the TEDx world and has become a devoted member of the TEDster community. Her work experience includes notable NGOs such as UNICEF Canada and events such as the White House Young America Series and Global Classrooms International. She currently works for a Middle East-centered news and youth opinion outlet as a director of community relations and outreach.

In her limited free time, Nida is an avid film and production aficionado, speaks five languages, and enjoys competitive foosball and Scrabble.