Shamsa Mohamed was born and raised in Northern California. She graduated from Everest College and worked as a medical assistant for a few years. She is now pursuing her bachelor’s in sociology and in psychology and plans to get her MSW and work as a social worker. She has volunteered for several organizations such as the American Red Cross, Kaiser Permanente, and John Muir Medical Hospital. She has also volunteered at a local masjid as a teacher for the weekend Islamic school.

Why did Shamsa join the MUD Team? This is Shamsa in her own words, “I have joined the MUD team because it is one of the most respected and well-run organizations in the Bay Area. I feel honored to join an organization that has a great cause in bringing people of all origins together.”