Mehwish Tirmizi

Member, CAIR-Philadelphia Advisory Board

Mehwish was born in Pakistan and moved to the United States at the age of four. She has pursued a professional career in Information Technology as an IS Business Analyst and has run several small businesses.

As a longtime resident of Pennsylvania with deep ties to her community, she has been involved in civil engagement such as running for the election of Bensalem School Board Director in 2014 and has consistently participated in community service in greater Philadelphia. She is also involved in organizing fundraisers for humanitarian causes with various charitable foundations, having raised record amounts of money within the community in addition to being involved at the micro level in local holiday food drives.

She enjoys a good horror book or a movie and traveling with her husband and two kids.