Amirah formerly worked as the Program Manager for The Pittsburgh Promise. While at The Pittsburgh Promise, Amirah had the opportunity to oversee the Ambassador Program and develop an outreach initiative focused on support for high school females. Her efforts helped students work through current barriers and create a path to high school graduation and beyond.
Recently, Amirah worked as a School Counselor for the Pittsburgh Public School District connecting with diverse populations of parents and students, designing plans to help each family reach their goals.
Amirah is a Pittsburgh native, a member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Incorporated, and a Youth Director at Mt Ararat Baptist Church. When Amirah is not at work, she volunteers her time at a local counseling center, enjoys riding her bike, most outdoor activities, and lots of traveling.