Zahra Billoo

Zahra Billoo is a civil rights attorney and the executive director of the San Francisco Bay Area chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations. In January 2017, Billoo became a lead plaintiff in Sarsour v. Trump, challenging the proposed travel ban on Muslims. Billoo received the 2017 Human Rights Award from the Society of American Law Teachers, and the (San Jose) Mercury News honored her as “a leader in helping educate Bay Area Muslims about their rights … to freely live, work or travel in this country.”