Ward 3 - Rizzy Qureshi
Ward 3 Councilmember Rizzy Qureshi
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Rizzy comes to Council with experience as the Ward 3 representative to Takoma Park’s Board of Elections where he focused on expanding voter participation in City elections.
He has dedicated his career to public service. He currently serves as an Assistant United States Attorney with the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the District of Columbia where he has prosecuted domestic violence and child sex abuse cases, as well as felony guns and drugs cases. Prior to serving as an AUSA, he was a commercial litigator for a large international law firm in New York and Washington, DC.
Rizzy received a BA in International Relations from the State University of New York – College at Geneseo and a law degree from Howard University School of Law. He lives on 5th Avenue in the Pinecrest neighborhood with his wife Kelly and two children, Lila and Leo.
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