Ward 1 Councilor Safiya Khalid

CONTACT:
Safiya Khalid
Ward 1 City Councilor
(207) 513-3121
518 Main Street, Lewiston

EMPLOYMENT
Gateway Community Services of Maine, Community Coordinator
Maine Democratic Party, Grassroots Organizer
Maine State House, Clerk
Maine Department of Labor, Intern

EDUCATION
B.A. in Psychology, Minor in Business Administration, University of Southern Maine - 2018
Lewiston High School Graduate - 2014

PUBLIC/COMMUNITY SERVICE
Community Development Block Grant Committee
Lewiston Housing Committee
Lewiston Finance Committee
Lewiston Public Library Board of Trustees, Board Member
Maine Community Integration, Board Member
Maine Democratic Party, Executive Member

PERSONAL
Safiya is a community organizer who focuses on youth development and engagement in the community.  She is the first to receive a high school diploma and to attend college in her family.  She spends her time with her family and cat, Augustus.  Safiya enjoys going to the gym, as well as reading.

HEAD SHOT - COUNCILOR KHALID - 2020