Deena Kamel is CAIR-LA’s Development Coordinator. She originally joined CAIR-LA in September 2018 as its Policy & Advocacy Coordinator. She officially switched departments in December 2019. Her responsibilities include managing the donor database, organizing CAIR-LA events and grant work. She has a B.A. in Sociology from the University of California, Riverside. She is on the youth committee for the Islamic Center of Perris, where she organizes events and initiatives at the mosque. In her spare time, she enjoys figure skating, going to the gym, riding anything on wheels and traveling.