Rasheed Hamdan

A Michigan native, Rasheed joined the U.S. Army immediately after graduating high school, and served 5 years as an Arabic linguist and signals analyst. After receiving an honorable discharge, Rasheed continued in the field of defense by working as a contractor for numerous departments including the Department of Defense, the Department of State, and the FBI. He is currently pursuing a degree from Georgetown’s Master of Science in Foreign Service program, concentrating in Global Business and Finance. Upon graduating in 2016, Rasheed hopes to transition from a defense career into a rewarding position in either the financial or consulting sectors.