Appointed August 2014
Raaheela Ahmed is in her senior year as a member of the Honors College at the University of Maryland, College Park (UMCP) and is scheduled to graduate in May 2015 with a double major in Finance (from the Robert H. Smith School of Business) and Economics (from the College of Behavioral ad Social Sciences). She is the recipient of numerous scholarships. In addition to her membership in the University Honors Program, Raaheela has participated in the Hinman CEOs Technology Entrepreneurship Program, the Emerging CFOs Fellows Program, the Rawlings Undergraduate Leadership Fellows Program, and been selected as a Smith School Fellows Ambassador, all while maintaining membership on the Dean List.
Beyond her accomplishments at the University of Maryland, Raaheela has demonstrated business acumen, political leadership, and community involvement. In her late teens she served as CEO of SendWithMe.com, an online platform for people to send or deliver packages. As a first year University Honors student she received more than 23,000 votes as a candidate for the Prince George's County Bard of Education. She has been a mentor with America Reads*America Counts and a coordinator with Health Leads. In 2011 she was honored by Maryland Governor Martin O'Malley's with a Governor's Citation for Outstanding Service.
Students, staff, and faculty can contact Raaheela at Raaheela@terpmail.umd.edu