Ameera Ali was raised in Brampton, Ontario and currently studies Journalism at Carleton University. Ameera graduated from St. Thomas Aquinas as Valedictorian. She played various sports through highschool, such as volleyball, flag football, lacrosse and rugby. She was on her school's student council every year and travelled on two mission trips to Cambodia and Costa Rica. She will be team leading her third volunteer mission trip this August, back to Costa Rica. Ameera is passionate to bring justice towards Indigenous rights violations, as well as promoting women's rights. She aspires to one day work in humanitarian aid, hoping to make a positive impact in the world.