Mariam Jameel is a Charlotte native. She is a graduate of UNC Charlotte and a Spanish teacher for CMS. She previously taught Spanish at Queens University, where she helped start weekly "Text Talks", a gathering of professors and students who get together in a casual environment to discuss intriguing topics relating to culture and religion. She is an active member of the Charlotte community, and loves getting involved in projects that help educate people on acceptance, respect, and tolerance.