Meet our chapter’s staff.
Civil Rights Attorney
Arsalan Safiullah is the Civil Rights Attorney at CAIR-Houston. Arsalan earned his undergraduate degree from McGill University in Montreal and holds a Master of Biotechnology (M.Biot.) and a Juris Doctorate (J.D.) from Texas A&M University. In his current position, Arsalan focuses on employment discrimination, civil liberties issues, hate crimes, and know your rights community education.
Sobia Siddiqui served CAIR-Houston as Communications Intern in 2014. Since then, her work has included event planning for the annual Muslim Youth Leadership Symposium, organizing for Texas Muslim Capitol Day and social media reporting for the Texas Da’wah Convention. She has also worked with the Muslim American Society-Katy and the Islamic Council of North America’s Young Muslim Quiz Competition on interfaith and outreach events to not only combat Islamophobia but change the narrative as a whole. In 2016 Sobia spent six months teaching English to Syrian refugee families in Houston before officially joining the CAIR-Houston team.
Hamza Reed served as Administrator at Clear Lake Islamic Center since 2015. He has applied his wealth of experience in performing and improving the day-to-day operations here at CAIR-Houston.