Karmah Elmusa

Karmah joined the CFSY team in April 2017. She helms the organization’s public-facing work and efforts to create effective narrative change.

Karmah is a native of Washington, DC and earlier in her career held positions as a journalist at The NewsHour on PBS, The Washington Post Express, Mother Jones, and California Lawyer Magazine. Immediately prior to joining the CFSY she was a communications manager at the Institute for Middle East Understanding, where she advocated for increased coverage of Palestinian human rights in American media.

Karmah holds a BA from Georgetown University and a Master’s degree from UC Berkeley’s Graduate School of Journalism. In her free time, she enjoys reading fiction and running, and is an avid patron of DC’s food and music scenes.