Huma is the Schools and Colleges Engagement Officer for Nesta’s education team. She previously worked on Rocket Fund, a non-profit crowdfunding site for schools. Prior to Nesta, Huma taught in several inner London schools. She has a passion for education and ensuring that all children have the opportunity to unlock their potential. She has a particular interest in behaviour management and social barriers to learning.
Global in her outlook, Huma graduated with a BA in International Relations from Queen Mary, University of London. She spent some time working in America with children before pursuing a PGCE.
In her spare time, Huma can be found recreating recipes from her travels, exploring the city with her friends and practising in her new role as an Aunt to her nephew.