Shaheda is a development worker for Cook Up.
Shaheda has a teaching and gardening background with qualifications in both. She has a BA in English Literature and Language.
Alongside working at QSA, Shaheda works for Women’s Environmental Network currently managing a community kitchen space, garden, and green house. She is devoted to social justice issues particularly those that affect black and brown people and women.
Shaheda finds pleasure in simple things like pretty flowers and cosy company around a fireplace.