Meet the Board

Aparna Agnihotri: Aparna  is a recent graduate from McGeorge School of Law. During law school, Aparna was heavily involved in the Student Bar Association and Middle Eastern and South Asian Association. In her spare time she donates much of her time to nonprofit organizations in the Sacramento community, such as: WEAVE, Women’s Empowerment and the Sacramento Food Bank.

Sameera Ali: Sameera works at the Sacramento County Public Defender’s Office. She graduated from McGeorge school of law. She is active in various community organizations such as the Council on American Islamic Relations (CAIR). In her free time she likes to travel.

Shilpa Girimaji: Shilpa serves as Deputy County Counsel to Sacramento County and specializes in child welfare law. Shilpa holds a Bachelors Degree in Political Science from the University of California Santa Barbara and a Juris Doctor from Santa Clara University School of Law. Shilpa enjoys being involved in the community and is excited to serve on the SABA board.

Lilly Mohanna: Lilly is an attorney specializing in real estate and business transactional law. She devotes much of her time to philanthropic causes and provides pro-bono legal assistance to low-income clients primarily with their immigration and resettlement needs in Northern California. Lilly received her undergraduate degree in International Relations and Political Science at University of California, Davis and earned her Juris Doctorate from University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law.
Rabia Z. Reed: Rabia is an attorney specializing in employment law with Boutin Jones, Inc. She attended University of California, Davis School of Law and received her Masters of Arts at University of Edinburgh, where she also received her undergraduate degree in International Relations & Law. Her hobbies include ballet and baking.
Zainab Shakoor: Zainab is an attorney with the California Department of Public Health. She earned her Juris Doctor from the University of California, Davis School of Law and her undergraduate degrees in Modern Literary Studies and Psychology from the University of California, Santa Cruz.


Kishwer Vikaas: Kishwer is a clinical fellow at the McGeorge School of Law Immigration Clinic. Before that, she worked with victims of human trafficking and domestic violence at Opening Doors in Sacramento. Kishwer obtained her undergraduate degree in English from Temple University and her Juris Doctor from Temple University School of Law.