Afsheen

Profile: Afsheen Shamsi

Director of Communications and Marketing
Staff

Afsheen Shamsi is the Director of Communications and Marketing for the Graduate School of Education at Rutgers University.

She has a decade of experience in communications and events in the non-profit sector. She has been instrumental in developing and articulating the communications strategy for various non-profits. She achieved greater visibility on the national and international stage for her non-profit clients and employers. She has also been responsible for leading several successful events including conferences, town halls, and galas among other events. She has worked with non-profits focused on health care, civil rights, education, hunger and homelessness.

Afsheen has served on the Civil Rights Commission in Princeton as Chair of the Education & Outreach Committee and as Vice Chair of the Commission. She currently serves on the board of the ACLU-NJ and is a former Princeton Public Schools board member. She has also served on the Princeton Human Services Commission.

She holds an M.S. in Strategic Communications from Columbia University and a B.A. in International Studies from Fairleigh Dickinson University.

Education

M.S. in Strategic Communications from Columbia University

B.A. in International Studies from Fairleigh Dickinson University.