Nida Allam is an American Muslim and Durham resident. A leader in her community, and a North Carolina State University alumna, Nida has organized grassroots campaigns . Currently, she is working in the private sector as a data analyst, and has previously spent time working in North Carolina, South Carolina, New Jersey and New York as an organizer and political director for Bernie 2016. Nida spends much of her personal time supporting and growing the grassroots connections and resources that she first established through her campaign work, especially among minority and faith-based communities in North Carolina. As Third Vice Chair of the NCDP and first Muslim woman elected to represent the residents of North Carolina, she strives to serve as an ally for the oppressed and unheard, and works to establish equality and justice for ALL North Carolinians.