Washington, DC

Naureen Shah

Senior Director of Campaigns

As Senior Director of Campaigns, Naureen manages our priority campaigns on human rights, including the global refugee crisis and attacks on free expression and human rights activists.

She is the author of several human rights reports and a frequent media commentator, with appearances on major television and radio news. She has conducted advocacy with the UN in New York and Geneva, regional human rights bodies, Congress, the White House and federal agencies.

She holds a J.D. from Columbia Law School, where she was a James Kent Scholar and received the Lowenstein Fellowship for outstanding graduates; and a B.S. from Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism.