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Zinnia Khan

Zinnia Khan currently serves as a Member of the Board of Directors for Malden Rising Leaders, Inc. (MRL).

Zinnia is currently an Associate Attorney at Fogelman & Fogelman LLC in Newton, Massachusetts.  As part of her practice, Zinnia advises and represents clients in various aspects of employment law, including employment agreements, litigation and civil rights.

In 2014, Zinnia moved to Massachusetts to attend Boston College Law School.  While attending law school, Zinnia interned at the United States Department of Justice in Washington, D.C., a major financial services firm in London, U.K., the Suffolk County District Attorney’s Office, and the Massachusetts Office of the Inspector General in Boston.  Zinnia graduated from Boston College Law School in 2017 and is admitted to practice law in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.

Zinnia is originally from Wichita, Kansas.  She completed her Bachelor of Arts Degree in Political Science and Philosophy in 2014.  During her undergraduate career, Zinnia interned on Capitol Hill for a United States Senator and participated in policy matters related to immigration, energy and environment, and gun control.

Malden Rising Leaders Inc. (MRL) is a nonprofit corporation founded in Malden, Massachusetts in 2017. MRL’s focus is youth leadership and development through scholarship support and mentoring. Its mission is to support the Malden’s young leaders to engage, organize and advance their community’s development, by advocating on behalf of families. MRL provides yearly scholarship to Malden High School graduating seniors to further their studies in the field of education, entrepreneurship, nonprofit, and public service.