Toronto - Senior Policy Advisor -English, French. Usma works with the Ministry Government of Ontario’s Ministry of Status of Women and Ministry of Children, Community and Social Services and previously, a Senior Policy Advisor at the Ministry of the Status of Women.
Prior to her government role, she was Project Manager at the Canadian Council of Muslim Women. Usma holds a Master of Science, International Relations from the London School of Economics National and was a PhD Candidate in Comparative Politics-Public Policy at McMaster University. Ethnic Conflict Regulation, Nationalism, Political Violence and Terrorism, and Politics of the Muslim-Majority World.