Saafir Rabb is the CEO of a company called Interculture. He also leads a local non-profit and he was an advisor on the transition team of President Barack Obama.
Mr. Rabb grew up in Baltimore City and Howard County. He graduated from Poly High School. He holds a BA in Government, Politics and African American Studies from the University of Maryland, an MBA from Johns Hopkins University and a Diploma in Arabic and Islamic Jurisprudence from Abu Nour in Syria.
Saafir Rabb is 43 years old. He lives in Howard Park, in Northwest Baltimore. He is married and has three children.
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