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Sumer Khan

Position: Board Member
Categories: Board of Directors

Sumer Khan joined Turning Point’s board in June of 2023. Since 2005, Sumer has been working as a Licensed Physician Associate at Mather Memorial Hospital/Northwell Health. Sumer has also made a significant impact on her community through her philanthropic work. She founded Project Niyyah in 2014 through which Sumer organizes back-to-school drives, ensuring underprivileged children have the necessary supplies for a successful academic year. She also runs yearly Eid toy drives and wrapping events, providing gifts to orphans, refugees and domestic violence survivors during the holidays. She also regularly collects winter essentials for families facing financial difficulties.

Sumer’s dedication has left a lasting impact on her community. Project Niyyah has become a symbol of hope, empowering orphans, underprivileged children, refugees, and domestic violence survivors to thrive.

Sumer is also on the advisory board of HMCG, a management and consulting firm to hospitals and health systems throughout the US and abroad.

As a mother of five children, she balances her personal and professional life with her passion for helping others. Sumer’s journey exemplifies the power of empathy and service, leaving a legacy of compassion and positive change.