Nahid Aliniazee is a philanthropist and community activist. She sits on the boards of several nonprofits, including El Camino Hospital Foundation, Northwest Suburban College, Developments in Literacy (DIL), and Girls Learn International (Advisory Board), an initiative of the Feminist Majority Foundation. She is also a board member of India Community Center, the largest Indian American community center in North America. She has previously served on the boards of Castilleja School, Islamic Networks Group (ING), and Indian Muslim Relief & Charities (IMRC). In many of her board roles, Ms. Aliniazee has served in a development capacity where she has led numerous fundraising efforts. Her primary areas of interest are women’s rights, minority civil rights, and education.
Ms. Aliniazee received a B.S. from Oregon State University with a major in Education and a M.Ed. from Loyola University in Chicago with a focus on Educational Administration. She joined Berkeley College in New York as the Director for Admissions in 1995 and served as the Dean of Education from 1997-1999.