Qureesh Hussein

"I support PANA because it stands up for our communities by building the voice and visibility of newcomers and the priorities of all refugees. "

Community Leader


Qureesh Hussein is self-employed and a community leader dedicated to advancing a more equitable world and just world. He is committed to a world where refugee families have safety, security, and can lead dignified lives as full participants in their new home. 

A Bit More

Hussein arrived in the U.S. in 2010 as an asylum seeker through the San Ysidro Port Of Entry. Since arrival he has dedicated his life to his community in support of community members, youth, and families. 

Hussein is originally from Ethiopia and enjoys playing soccer and politics.