Meet Mehnaz

Tell us about yourself!

I’m a business graduate student from Memorial University with a passion for community work and providing mentorship. She is a council member for both St. John’s Food Policy Council & Premier’s Youth Council. Mehnaz has a strong finance and management background from her work experience with various government and non-profit sectors. Mehnaz is the recipient of the Woman of Distinction Award 2020 for her tremendous community contributions and mentorship. Mehnaz loves spending time with her family.


Mehnaz Tabassum

Director of Operations

What are your core experiences?

Project management and financial analysis.

What do you love about the NL community?

I love how a tied sense of belonging brings the NL community together, and I believe the future is as bright as the people here! Here, I feel at home.

What do you love about NL Eats?

I love being able to challenge the norm and come up with innovate solutions. It gives me a great sense of pride to work together with talented individuals across the globe to tackle critical issues surrounding us.

What’s something fun about you?

I love traveling and meeting new people.

What’s something you can’t live without?


Favourite food?

Beef Biriyani

Never have I ever..

Climbed a mountain