Organising Committee Brisbane

Adam Obeid

As a Campaign Manager in State and Federal Government offices supporting political representatives within the Australian Labor Party, Adam is a strong believer in giving generously, he works extensively with many different charities and actively promotes his local community.

Susan Almaani

A believer in high achievement, ethics and equality for all, Susan Al-Maani is a highly experienced and active community leader whose leadership is infectious.  Her tireless grass roots efforts and top down leadership over the past 19 years’ has resulted in countless high profile events serving local and international communities.

Fahim Khondaker

Fahim Khondaker is a Principal Adviser in Data Analytics at BDO and the Crescent Institute’s Brisbane lead. A prominent presenter, he has guest lectured  for the University of Queensland’s MBA Program and the Big Data & Analytics Innovation Summit Sydney 2016. He holds several board positions.

Farzanah Ally

After departing from an distinguished legal career, Farzanah has now the Chief Executive Officer at Babyhood, one of Australia’s leading retailers for baby products for ten years.

Dr Nora Amath

Dr Nora Amath is a community-development specialist. Further to her work at the Institute, she serves on the Board of Islamic Relief Australia, IWAQ and the Queensland Multicultural Advisory Council. Nora was also a finalist in the 2017 QLD Australian of the Year Awards.

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