Akbar Khan is a seasoned public relations and marketing professional with extensive experience in relationship building and product research. He holds a bachelors degree in systems quality assurance from Richmond University in the UK. Akbar currently works for Immigrant Services Association of Nova Scotia with a focus on helping new immigrants settle in Nova Scotia as well as helping local organizations attract and retain new talent.
“As part of a community, I see it as a responsibility of each and every individual to contribute in some way shape of form as a continuous effort,” says Akbar. “A healthy community is only achievable when we decide to get involved and make a difference. My main motivation to get involved with Northwood is to help build an age friendly community in Halifax and spread awareness.”