Ward 1 Councilor Safiya Khalid

CONTACT:

Safiya Khalid

Ward 1 City Councilor

skhalid@lewistonmaine.gov

(207) 513-3121

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