Lena Mohamed

headshot of Lena smiling at the camera

Lena Mohamed (she/her) joined NSUN in May 2022. She is the co-director of Synergi, a hosted project at NSUN focusing on the intersection of racial justice and mental health. She shares this role with Jilna Shah.

Lena has previously worked with small charities and grassroots groups on racial justice and state violence. She is particularly interested in prison abolition, queer Muslim modes of resistance, and the role of art in movement spaces. She loves maps, graphic novels, and writing magical realist short stories on colonialism and violence.

Lena works on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Wednesday mornings. You can contact her at: lena.mohamed@nsun.org.uk