Afroz Khan is serving her first term as Newburyport City Councillor-At Large. She has been an energetic leader in the community and with the Newburyport School System. In addition to being a board member and Treasurer of the Newburyport Parent-Teacher Organization (PTO), she expanded and coordinated the Bresnahan After School Enrichment Program and played a vital role in the growth of the PTO Cultural Enrichment Program. Afroz has also been a volunteer with the Firehouse Center of the Arts, the Newburyport Literary Festival, Newburyport Kitchen Tour (organizer), and the Custom House Maritime Museum Holiday House Tour (volunteer). She is also a strong supporter of the Newburyport Education Foundation (NEF). Born and raised in Chicago, Afroz received her B.S. in electrical engineering from the University of Alaska Fairbanks and earned her Masters in Electric Power from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. She currently works in the energy sector as a senior energy efficiency consultant at The Forward Curve. Afroz and husband Dr. Ahmer Ibrahim have two daughters Arissa (11) and Anya (8). Dr. Ibrahim works in Newburyport and their children attend Newburyport Public Schools.