An Australian-Palestinian who moved to Canada in 2013, Leila Nasr is passionate about amplifying the voices and defending the rights of marginalized and minority communities. She holds an M.Sc in Human Rights from the London School of Economics and has a diverse background in communications, research, and analysis in the private, not-for-profit, and academic sectors.

Outside of her work, Leila is an aspiring triathlete and an energetic volunteer in Ottawa’s international development and human rights community. As NCCM’s Communications Coordinator, Leila is proud to creatively tell the stories of Canadian Muslim communities.