Elham Khatami

ElhamElham serves as NIAC Action’s National Outreach Director, overseeing the organization’s grassroots and field operations. Prior to NIAC, Elham served as a research manager, editor, and reporter during her five-year career at the prestigious Capitol Hill news organization CQ Roll Call. She has also worked for the Sunlight Foundation, a nonprofit organization advocating for government transparency, the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette and CNN. Elham is a former NIAC volunteer.

Elham earned her Masters in Global Communication from George Washington University’s Elliott School of International Affairs. She graduated Magna Cum Laude from the University of Pittsburgh, where she received her BA in political science and writing. Elham was born in San Francisco, CA and raised in Pittsburgh, PA. 

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