Known For: Executive Director
Muslim Women Resource Center
Country: United States
Sima Quraishi is the Executive Director of the Muslim Women Resource Center located in Chicago, Illinois. It is the only Muslim Women Organization in Illinois. Ms. Quraishi is also on the board of several community–based organizations. She has attended several international women leadership conferences in Europe as well as in the US. Born in Afghanistan, She was raised in both Pakistan and Iran until she immigrated to the United States when she was 10 years old.
Ms. Quraishi received her BA from the University of Illinois at Chicago in 2002 and received a Master with honors in Community Development from North Park University in 2003. She is married with three children.