Senior Advisor in the Community Affairs Unit in the office of Mayor de Blasio
Hijri Unknown–Present (AH); Common Era Unknown–Present (CE)
Sarah Sayeed serves as a Senior Advisor in the Community Affairs Unit in the office of Mayor de Blasio. She was an adjunct professor of communication at Baruch College and works for New York Disaster Interfaith Services. Her research focuses on the design and evaluation of public education campaigns dealing with a range of health and social issues. She countinues to serve as a board member on two Muslim non-profit organizations: Women In Islam, Inc., and Muslim Consultative Network. She also sits on the advisory board of the Auburn Theological Seminary Multifaith Center and the Mt. Sinai Witness Project of Harlem. She holds an AB in sociology and Near East studies from Princeton University and an MA and PhD in communication from Annenberg School for Communication, University of Pennsylvania.