Our team of professionals
Khyre is a Minneapolis-based agency that provides Policy, Advocacy and Communications services to East African businesses and organizations that want to change federal or state policy.
Mustafa is the founder and President of Khyre Solutions LLC. He served for three and half years as Congressman Keith Ellison’s lead aide on foreign affairs, civil rights and civil liberties, public safety, and African issues in his district office. Previously, Mustafa worked for the Minnesota House of Representatives, Wilder Foundation, and the Immigration History Research Center at the Univeristy of Minnesota. Mustafa advocates for progressive policy initiatives that address pressing human rights issues as well as other issues facing people of color. He’s a recipient of the 2011 Josie Johnson Human Rights and Social Justice Award at the University of Minnesota. Mustafa holds a degree in Sociology and African American & African Studies from University of Minnesota. He was a 2015-2016 Humphrey Policy Fellow at the Humphrey School of Public Policy.
Galad A. Jama is advisor to Khyre Solutions. He consults on legal and regulatory matters both domestically and abroad. Galad holds degrees in International Comparative Politics and Asian and Middle Eastern Studies from Duke University. Galad has held positions in the legal departments of General Electric’s Transportation Unit as well as the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation. He brings a personal fervor that enhances client commitment and service.