Chief Employment Development Officer
Columbus Community Center
Safia is the Chief Employment Development Officer at Columbus Community Center. Safia comes to Columbus with 10 years of experience in fundraising and 11 years of experience in sales and program creation. She worked at Westminster College as director of corporate relations for 10 years and prior to that was the group and corporate sales director for 14 cities for Broadway Across America for 11 years. She received her BA in International Affairs from the University of Colorado, Boulder. She is a member of the Rotary Club of Salt Lake City and is the current Chair of the Utah Women’s Giving Circle. She sits on several boards in the community including the AFP – Utah Chapter (Association of Fundraising Professionals), the MS Society of Utah/So. Idaho, the Rotary Foundation of Salt Lake City, and the University of Utah Ski Archives.