Mahamed Omar, Project Assistant

Mahamed Omar is a Project Assistant at Lincoln Park Strategies working with political campaigns, issue advocacy, and nonprofit organizations.

Mahamed received his undergraduate degree from Emory University with a major in Political Science and a minor in Economics. Prior to joining Lincoln Park Strategies, he worked as a Special Projects Assistant with Humanity in Action (HIA), where he focused on civil rights, public health, and education disparities. He also interned with the Arab American Institute, where he reported on the profiling and surveillance of the Arab American community, and with Diplomat Specialty Pharmacy, where he worked to advance the education sector in Flint, Michigan in response to the lead crisis.

From Ohio, Mahamed is a proud Cleveland Browns and Los Angeles Lakers fan. As far as politics goes, Mahamed was honored to be elected class president, in kindergarten. He never ran for office again, peaking at the age of 5.