Board of Directors

Last Update: Sep 25, 2020


Naheed M. Qayyum, MD (IL), Chairperson  

Dr. Naheed M. Qayyum assumed the office of Chairperson of Board of Directors in January 2019. She has been a member of the Board of Directors of Human Development Foundation since its inception. Dr. Qayyum, along with her husband, is one of the Founding Members of HDF. Over the past 20 years, Dr. Qayyum has held various offices in the Board Executive Council and has served as the chairperson of the local Chicago Network.  

She is deeply committed to the mission and vision of HDF and brings with her a passion to serve humanity. Her volunteer work takes her to HDF Project sites regularly. She brings with her a broad-based leadership experience from her community service. She is the past President of PPS, Chairperson of Board of Trustees of PPS, Secretary -Treasurer of APPNA SEHAT, and is a lifetime member of APPNA and PPS.

In her professional life, as a graduate of King Edward Medical College in Lahore, Pakistan, she is an Allergy & Immunology specialist currently in private practice in Chicago suburbs. She is married to Dr. Ijaz Qayyum and has four children.





Shahzad Kazi (IL), Vice Chair 


Mr. Kazi is a banker with over 30 years of experience. He began his career in Oil and Gas and then moved to banking. He started his banking career with Citibank in 1992. He has worked in executive roles in Asia, Latin America and in the United States. Mr Kazi has worked with Citibank, ABN-AMRO, SunTrust and HSBC and is currently working as Chief Credit Officer with BECU.

He is also a Senator of Junior Chamber International, headquartered in Coral Gables, Florida.

Mr. Kazi earned a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from NED University, Karachi, a law degree from University of Karachi and an M.B.A. from university of Wisconsin – Madison



Moazzam Chaudhry (CA), Treasurer 









Fatima Hussain (IL), Secretary  

Fatima Hussain is an IT professional working for a major bank. She has been a part of Human Development Foundation for the past 15 years in various capacity. Fatima is currently serving the organization as the secretary to the HDF board of directors as well as leading the organization’s Chicago network.  







Mahmood Alam (NJ)

Israr Abbasi (IL)

Shahid Choudhary (MO)

Bashir Chaudhary (GA)

Saeed Bajwa (NY)

Muzzammil H. Malik (MI)

Bushra Dar (MN)

Sharmeen Khan (VA)


M. Khalid Riaz (IL)
Javed Khan (CA)