Yusuf Faqiri is Quebec Director of Public Affairs at NCCM. He has a proven and inspiring history of dedicated advocacy in the service of justice. In 2016, after the tragic death of his brother Soleiman Faqiri, he founded the Justice for Soli Movement, a grassroots national organization that advocates within the justice system for vulnerable Canadians who suffer from mental illness.

Yusuf has a background in the public service as an advisor with specific high-level experience in Francophone Affairs. He was educated and attended graduate school in both Quebec and Ontario. He is fluent in English, French and Farsi.