Ameer is an Analyst at Afton, joining our team because of our commitment to equity. Ameer contributes to Afton’s work across the birth to career spectrum leveraging his quantitative and qualitative analytical skills and his lived experience in the public education and workforce systems of his hometown of Buffalo, NY. Before Afton, Ameer worked as a 6th Grade Middle School English teacher in Houston, TX and started the first Junior Beta chapter of the National Beta Club at his previous campus. Ameer has had several internship experiences in government affairs, international affairs, media, and education in South Africa and the US. Ameer earned his B.B.A in Finance from Howard University and a MA in Educational Studies with a concentration in the Philosophy and History of Education from the Ohio State University.