Ali is the Founder and Executive Director at Data Feminism Network where she leads the team in a manner that supports and guides the organization’s mission.
Previously, Ali worked as an International Consultant and Data Analyst for the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) in Tajikistan where she performed statistical analysis to promote components of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. Prior to joining the UNDP, she worked with the government of Papua New Guinea to establish interventions to reduce gender-based violence across the country. She has also conducted data-driven research and analysis to support girls’ education for organizations like One Girl Can and the GIFT Foundation.
Ali has a BCom from McGill University and a Master of Business Analytics from the University of British Columbia.