Board of Directors (USA)
Board Member
Board of Trustees
Nada Kiblawi

Nada Hasan Kiblawi was born in Lebanon to refugee parents who were uprooted from their hometown in the Galilee, Palestine, and forced into exile in 1948.

A graduate of the American University of Beirut (AUB) with Bachelor and Master degrees in Electrical Engineering (1973 and 1977); Nada practiced as a licensed professional engineer in Lebanon, Kuwait, and the US, and worked on landmark projects located in numerous countries and states worldwide. She is a retired consulting engineer and business owner; founder and president of NHK Consulting Services, LLC, a professional practice that provided engineering design and construction management on high-end specialty projects for corporate and institutional clients.

Outside professional practice, Nada is a philanthropist and an active supporter and/or participant in numerous Palestinian-American and Arab-American organizations and institutions in the US.

Nada is the managing director of the Kiblawi Foundation, a US registered private family charitable fund that primarily supports educational and cultural programs for Palestinian Youth in the refugee camps of Lebanon and Palestine. She is also a Board member of Americans for Children of the Middle East (ACME), a US 501(c)(3) charitable organization whose mission is to raise contributions from American donors for Unite Lebanon Youth Project (ULYP), its sister NGO in Lebanon.