Alumnus Shaffwan Ahmed '13 named 2017-18 Detroit Revitalization Fellow


Shaffwan Ahmed ('13) was named a Wayne State University Detroit Revitalization Fellow and will serve as the Systems Change Manager for Global Detroit. Ahmed is an alumnus of the Department of Communication where he earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in public relations in 2013.

The Detroit Revitalization Fellows are talented mid-career leaders stimulating progress within Detroit's civic, community and economic development landscape. This select group of doers engages in a rigorous two-year leadership development program while serving full time at organizations working to further key programs and projects across Detroit and the region. 

Detroit Revitalization Fellows is a program of Wayne State University's Office of Economic Development. For more information, visit