University of Pennsylvania
Pennsylvania, USA

Mahvish Azim Ilyas


Mahvish is a student of Masters of Environmental Studies (MES) with a concentration in Environmental Policy at the School of Arts and Sciences, University of Pennsylvania. She was born and brought up in Pakistan. Before joining UPenn she was working for WWF-Pakistan’s Green School Programme which is one of the largest environmental education and youth engagement initiatives in the country. She was also working on an international assignment in a multicultural setting as the WWF Asia Pacific Growth Strategy (APGS) Information and Knowledge Management Coordinator. Her role at APGS required close coordination with a network of 23 Asia Pacific countries as well as communicating with other WWF Network offices.

Mahvish is passionate about traveling and exploring new cultures and cuisines.