Shamma Al Mheiri

Project Coordinator

Shamma Eid Al Mheiri first joined the Salama Bint Hamdan Al Nahyan Foundation as an intern in June 2013. She assisted on the Lest We Forget project (which she worked on and helped launch during her days as a student at Zayed University). She also worked on the selection process for the Salama Fellowship for Emerging Artists.

After her internship, Shamma came back full-time as a Project Coordinator, where she helps in the Communications Department, as well as the Arts, Culture & Heritage Department.

Shamma graduated from Zayed University (Abu Dhabi) with a Double Major in Communications and Media Sciences, specializing in Journalism, and International Studies, specializing in Culture & Society. She also has minors in English Literature and Curatorial Practices. She was also a Sheikh Mohammed Bin Zayed Scholar at New York University, Abu Dhabi.