Prior to joining Housing on Merit, Sanam was the Documentation and Communications Officer at War Against Rape, a Pakistan based non-profit organization. She has been involved in various capacities with women and girls empowerment programs, civic engagement projects, and social science research. Sanam has worked with organizations such as the United Nations Development Program, Family Education Services Foundation, and the SOS Children’s Village of Pakistan.
Sanam has a Bachelor of Science in Social Science with an emphasis on International Relations, and a Master’s in Women’s Studies. In 2015, Sanam participated in and received the San Diego Housing Federation’s Resident Services Institute and Training certification.
Miki Metz, Assistant to the Executive Director
Prior to joining Housing on Merit, Miki Metz worked for over ten years as the Manager of Planning & Program Development at Child Action, Inc., a non-profit based in Sacramento, California that provides for the education and social welfare of children and families by organizing, sponsoring and administering services to children. Miki received her Bachelor of Arts in English and Women’s Studies from California State University, Sacramento. In addition to her work at Housing on Merit, Miki volunteers her time to local non-profit organizations that fight for social justice and work to support, empower, and educate women and children in San Diego County.