Afnan Saeed has a bachelor of business administration from the University of Toronto Scarborough and a bachelor of education in adult education from Brock University.
Afnan’s passion for social change propelled her to a career in the not-for-profit sector, first in marketing and communications and, most recently, in human resources. As an HR specialist for Habitat for Humanity Greater Toronto Area, Afnan develops the non-profit’s talent management programs and overall employee experience. Over the past year, she co-developed the organization’s first-ever People Strategy, as well as an Innovation Think Tank to facilitate idea generation and drive a culture of solution-based innovation.
Afnan is a committed volunteer in her community. She managed the annual youth conference at her local mosque for several years and helped fundraise $90,000 for diagnostic medical equipment at Scarborough Hospital.
Born and raised in the city, Afnan has always called Toronto home.