Sarah Jawaid is an urban planner and artist residing in Washington, DC. She works as a Policy Associate at the National Housing Conference, advocating for affordable housing issues. In addition, she helps to organize events with DC Green Muslims, a group of eco-conscious Muslims working to understand the connections between the environment, faith and holistic living. Sarah also paints and exhibits her artwork in galleries around the DC area.
Sarah is originally from Southern California where she received a B.S. from the University of Southern California in Public Policy and an MA in Urban Planning from the University of California, Irvine.