Saba Ahmed is the President and Founder of the Republican Muslim Coalition. A Pakistani-American Muslim, she serves as a Patent Attorney at the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office. She completed her LLM in Law and Government at American University Washington School of Law. She also obtained her Juris Doctorate from Lewis & Clark Law School, MBA from University of Portland and Bachelors of Science in Electrical Engineering and Physics from Portland State University in Oregon. Ms. Ahmed has worked at top law firms, corporations and government for several years in various engineering, management and legal positions. A former Democrat who ran for the U.S. Congress in her home state of Oregon in 2011, Ms. Ahmed became a Republican in 2012. She currently lives in Washington DC and is dedicated to educating and enlightening the American public, especially those in conservative Republican legal, political and business circles about Islam.