Sajdah Nubee is a practitioner of the Islamic tradition and was born and raised into the faith. She was raised in Durham, NC and belongs to the local Muslim community there, but now currently serves as a Board Member of a Mosque and Islamic Outreach Center in east Raleigh, NC called INK Institute. She is currently completing her last year at Hartford Seminary as a candidate for a Masters in Islamic Studies and Christian/Muslim relations. She holds an MBA from North Carolina State University and a BA in Communication Studies from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She has worked in pharmaceutical research for the past 14 years and currently works in clinical operations management at a biotech company.