Salam joined the Ecology Center in September 2023 as the Environmental Justice Organizer. She has a background in organizing in Detroit and other parts of Southeast Michigan with partner EJ organizations. Through Ecology Center’s Ann Arbor and Detroit offices, Salam will collaborate with community members and our partner Environmental Justice organizations. Together, they will empower people to protect their air from industrial pollution through an Air Quality monitoring network and advocacy. She holds a Masters in Social Work from Wayne State University with a concentration in Innovation in Community, Policy, and Leadership.