She started her career in Washington D.C. and Philadelphia in politics and served as an advisor to elected and appointed officials, leading their engagement the White House, Congressional leadership, and elected officials across the country.
Maisha is a trustee of Trinity College – Washington, D.C., serves on the Corporate Advisory Council of the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation, and is a board member of the Service Year Alliance.
She credits service as opening the door career to opportunities in public policy, politics, and business. She received her B.A. from Trinity College in Washington D.C., her master’s degree from the University of Pennsylvania, and her lifetime commitment to encouraging others from an adolescence dependent on the kindness of strangers.