Board of Trustees

The DIL Board of Trustees develops strategic goals and program initiatives; reviews and approves annual plans and budgets; assists in expanding outreach, visibility and donor support; and monitors the progress of the organization.

  • Samir Anzur – Chairperson
  • Tasnim Ghiawadwala – Vice Chairperson | Finance
  • Ebrahim Saeed – Treasurer | Compliance & Finance
  • Rubina Riaz – Co-Founder UK | Vice Chair Events
  • Ruha Khandwala – Co-Founder | Former Treasurer
  • Ahmereen Reza – Co-Founder | Former Chair | Global Board
  • Romana Ahmad – Vice Chair Events
  • Gina Hassan – Vice Chair Media & Communications
  • Nighat Hubbard MBE – Former Chair | Events
  • Akhter Mateen
  • Salman Butt – Strategy | Global Board
  • Qasim Abbas – Finance & Strategy
  • Paul Smith