Project Description

Amna Ajaz Khan started with MAX approximately four months ago. She is involved with assisting MAX executive mentors in the communications department and will be transitioning into the event planning for our MAX Cafes among other events soon. Amna has a strong passion for giving back to our community and especially enjoys working with marginalized individuals suffering from mental illness and various exceptionalities. She is currently studying Honours Bachelors of Social Psychology and Applied Behaviour Analysis at McMaster University. She wishes to further pursue her education at the masters level in social work at the University of Toronto. She has been working with the Halton District School Board for the past 4 years as a special needs Educational Assistant.

In the coming year, Amna wishes to take on a lead role at MAX. She is very excited to be a part of the various opportunities at MAX as is is an absolutely wonderful platform for community engagement and fostering a tight-knit community.

p.s . Amna’s rules to live by in life: Always have an optimistic mindset and embrace new opportunities