Huda Alsarraj obtained an honours degree in Social Work from York University. As a Canadian of Syrian heritage, Huda has been involved in advocating, supporting and helping Syrian newcomers with their transition into Canada. Additionally, Huda has been an active member of the student movement, working with students on services, campaigns and events both at York University and the University of Toronto.

In 2017, Huda joined the NCCM’s professional staff as Human Rights Officer where she focuses on challenging discrimination and defending civil liberties & human rights.