Maher Mahmood is a graduate of the University of Minnesota Law School. She currently works as an attorney at Best & Flanagan LLP in Minneapolis. Maher is passionate about serving the community and has been a volunteer for the Islamic Society of Woodbury, Council on American and Islamic Relations (CAIR-MN), Tubman, and Second Harvest.
As a student, she was actively involved with the Muslim Law Student Association and hosted various leadership events. She believes in the importance of an organization like RISE that not only seeks to empower Muslim woman but foster them with the right skills so they can be leaders in their own communities.