Mohammed Omar (B.A., M.Ed) came to Australia from Somalia as an eight year old child. Now at the age of thirty he has a BA and a Master’s Degree in Education and is a high school teacher with the NSW Department of Education. He was the Cultural & Anti-Racism Officer with the University of Western Sydney Students’ Association (2005-2006).
Mohammed started HARDA’s youth arm, Horn of Africa Youth Agency of Australia and was its inaurgural Chairman. Mohammed was also president of HARDA in 2012.