DIVERSITY & HUMAN RIGHTS

 

Fatima dirie

Refugee Community Liaison

Fatima Dirie was born in Barawa, Somalia, and raised in Kenya and Utah. She attainted a Master's degree in Social Work from the University of Utah. Fatima is passionate about advocating for human rights and social justice issues, empowering women and youth to be leaders, and educating people on refugee populations. 

When asked what she loves most about Salt Lake City she replied, "I love how easy it is to navigate and the fact that Salt Lake City is very welcoming to new Americans!"

CONTACT: FATIMA.DIRIE@SLCGOV.COM | 801-535-7931