Brief Bio

Faryal M. Khatri, a native of Indianapolis, Ind., is a community activist and leader. She is currently pursuing her masters’ degree in Philanthropic Studies from Indiana University’s Lilly Family School of Philanthropy and Certificate in Fund Raising Management from the Fund Raising School. Khatri received a scholarship for advancing inclusion from El Hibri Foundation and the Malcolm X Vanguards of Justice award from Yaqeen Institute for Islamic Research in 2018.

Khatri is the communications and e-philanthropy specialist at St. Vincent Hospital Foundation and on the development team at the Institue for Muslim Mental Health. She formerly headed the Communications Department of the Islamic Society of North America (ISNA). She currently serves on the External Advisory Board for Butler University’s Center for Faith and Vocation and the Executive Committees of the Board of Directors of the Center for Interfaith Cooperation and the Muslim Alliance of Indiana.