Faiza is a member of the Queensland Domestic and Family Violence Implementation Council and has extensive experience in the community sector as a board member, manager and volunteer focussing on emerging African, Arab and Islamic communities working with youth, women and refugees. Currently she is a director at the Queensland Council for Social Services, Women Health Queensland and Queensland Ethnic Broadcaster Radio 4EB. She has also worked in strategic policy at both state and federal levels and has completed four post graduate qualifications. She is currently completing a PhD at the University for Queensland focussing on gender studies.
Faiza was recently announced as the winner of 2018 Queensland Multicultural Award for Outstanding Individual Achievement.