Karmah Elmusa

Karmah joined the CFSY team in April 2017. She leads the communications team and 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.

For media inquiries, contact Karmah at kelmusa@cfsy.org, or at 202-289-4677, ext. 113.