Mai Abdullah joined Empire Justice Center as Program Support Specialist for Roc Your Family’s Future Project in November of 2020. She worked previously as the Client Service Coordinator for Creating Assets Savings and Hope (CASH). She holds a bachelor’s degree in environmental studies and a Master’s in Environmental Health and Safety Management from Rochester Institute of Technology. She is also a court certified Arabic interpreter, and has extensive experience interpreting for the refugee population in a wide variety of professional environments.
Mai is a graduate of the Greater Rochester Parent leadership Training Institute where she went through comprehensive training in civic engagement and advocacy. Mai is very involved in her community, she serves on her children’s School Board, Equity Steering Committee, and Multicultural Advisory Board. Mai is passionate about equity and racial justice, education, and disability rights.