Speaker Profile

Mohamed-Shukri Hassan

Excutve Board Member- Leadership Council

Mohamed-shukri Hassan- || Entrepreneur, Activists|| Mohamed-Shukri Hassan is a Social entrepreneur with significant experience in public policy and Immigrant integration. He is founder and C.E.O. Daban Group, LLC. He is the former Director of Welcoming Tennessee Initiative that expanded to Welcoming America (https://www.welcomingamerica.org/.) Mohamed Served in Nashville Mayor Karl Dean Administration as an Advisor on New American issues. He recently formed New American Development Center a Non –profit Organization dedicated to helping immigrants and refugees start business through workshops and education. Mohamed is a Graduate of Tennessee State University and holds Masters Degrees from Lipscomb University’s College of Leadership & public Services. Mohamed is originally from Somalia and speaks three different languages.

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