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Emerson Fellow

Shireen Zaman

8th Class, 2001-2002

Field Placement: Full Plate, Inc. (Honolulu, HI)

Shireen helped to support the beginning of an anti-hunger movement in Hawai`i.  This included organizing two major meetings to disseminate research and create a plan to end hunger in the state, as well as contributing to a written report called “The Hawai`i Community Food Security Needs Assessment.”

Policy Placement:  RESULTS

Shireen worked with both the Domestic Legislative team and Grassroots team on their major issues for the year: TANF reauthorization, childcare, and asset development.  She also worked on the RESULTS international conference.

Pre-Fellowship Education/Experience:

Shireen holds a Bachelor of Arts in Human Development fromBostonCollege.