Team Kivvit

Halimah Elmariah
Halimah Elmariah Associate New York

Halimah Elmariah

Halimah assists various clients across sectors and industries to accomplish their public affairs and strategic communications goals. She has experience in earned media, research and analysis, and stakeholder engagement.  

Prior to joining Kivvit, Halimah completed internships at the Council on Foreign Relations and the EastWest Institute, where she worked on media relations, content creation, and high-level events featuring veteran journalists and international dignitaries. Halimah has been featured on Teen Vogue, CNN, The Scene and Huffington Post to discredit stereotypes about Muslim American women.

Halimah graduated magna cum laude from Seton Hall University in 2018 with a degree in Diplomacy and International Relations, specializing in French and Middle Eastern Studies. She is a fluent Arabic speaker and has previously translated an UNICEF USA event. In her free time, Halimah volunteers with local nonprofits, including a girls youth group, food pantry and refugee humanitarian assistance nonprofit.