Khadra was born in Somalia and lived in Kenya as a refugee before being resettled in the United States. Khadra joined ECDC/ACC DC in February as the Reception and Placement Program Manager. Khadra has over 5 years of experience working in resettlement in the role of direct service provider as well as program management. Throughout her career she has successfully performed supervisory functions such as assisting in hiring, training & evaluation of staff. In addition, she supervised Ameri-Corps volunteers, interns, staff, and community volunteers, and also assured that team members received appropriate training and support.