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Aisha Wahab

Running for Hayward City Council
California
Election: Nov. 6, 2018

As a former foster child, Aisha Wahab is a well-respected leader who has a background in policy, technology, business, international relations and local communities. Aisha has an MBA and a BA in Political Science. Aisha was named as one of San Francisco Business Times’ 2017 Most Influential Woman in Business (for her work in non-profits), highlighted in San Francisco Magazine’s “The Resistance” Issue (for her community organizing), named 40 Under 40 by CSU East Bay, as well as an American Graduate Champion by KLRU via a grant by the Corporation of Public Broadcasting for her passion for education. Aisha has received numerous other awards such as the Unity Award by CA State Senator Bob Wieckowski and Inspirational Woman of the Year by Assemblyman Kansen Chu - to name a few.