Primary field representative and liaison, UPS Foundation
As the UPS Air Region Public Affairs & Community Relations Supervisor, Sabeen Nasim serves as the primary field representative and liaison for the UPS Foundation, who help design, coordinate and implement strategy to advance the company’s commitment to making local communities stronger. In this position, she is responsible for overseeing the local grant program, driving a culture that supports giving back to the communities, enhancing the company’s reputation in the community and helping to close gaps within the needs of the local community through strategic philanthropy, community partnerships with local nonprofits, Board engagement, and public policy in the community.
Prior to UPS, she worked at Berea College in Eastern Kentucky as an Associate Executive Director-Chief Academic Officer promoting the vision of Partners for Education as a member of their Senior Leadership Team. Prior to that, she held a variety of positions within the Jefferson County Public School system ranging from middle school science teacher, Assistant Principal and Project Manager; orchestrating the work of all accountable grant components and sub-committees, research and planning, community development and organizational leadership.
Sabeen holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Liberal Studies from California State University of Long Beach. She holds a Master of Education, Leadership and Administration degree from the University of Louisville.
She has a strong passion for empowering people to be part of the solution to challenges and enjoys taking ideas focused on leadership development and working with a team to build a structure that impacts growth. It is with this enthusiasm that led to her being recognized as Louisville’s Business First Top 20 People to Know in Education and the Workforce.
She is currently a member of the 2019 Graduating Class of Bingham Fellows working to explore ways the community can positively impact student achievement and seek solutions to current barriers to success. Beyond her professional interests, she enjoys running, live bands, board games, cooking, and spending quality time with her teenage son.