Raised in Saginaw, Michigan, Hira Majeed is a rising junior at Wayne State University with a major in Civil and Environmental Engineering and a minor in Global Studies. As an intern at Detroit Equity Action Lab, Hira researches and advocates for issues facing Detroit residents such as water shutoffs, illegal tax foreclosures, and equitable development. Her other passions include sharing her Pakistani culture with others as well as raising awareness for the Syrian humanitarian crisis; she does this through her various executive roles at Wayne. After college, Hira aims to use her degree to provide sustainable infrastructure for communities in need.
Updated May 2018