Chief of Staff
Fatima joined the Raikes Foundation as chief of staff in 2020. Fatima's career has been dedicated to organizations working to improve the lives of children and families. Prior to joining the foundation, Fatima was the Director of Operations at Casey Family Programs, working primarily to streamline multiple data, fiscal and reporting systems to identify areas that support continuous planning towards creating a transformative child well-being system that assures all families have the capacity to care for their children, and all children thrive in safe, stable, nurturing families and environments.
After immigrating to the United States from the United Arab Emirates, Fatima completed her BA in Economics in New York, before moving to the Pacific Northwest and completing her MA in Public Administration at Seattle University. Fatima lives in West Seattle with her husband and two elementary aged daughters.