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Farah Muscadin (Class of 2002)

Farah Muscadin, Austin, Texas, has been appointed Police Monitor for the City of Austin.She has been serving as Interim Police Monitor since January 2018 and has taken the lead in researching and evaluating the needed changes that will determine the best future model for police oversight and accountability for the Austin community.  Prior to leading the Police Monitors Office, she worked in the City’s Innovation Office and Telecommunication and Regulatory Affairs Office.  She has served as an attorney in the public sector for the Cook County Public Guardian’s Office and the Cook County Public Defender as well as for the Director of Intergovernmental Affairs and Associate Vice President of Student Affairs with Chicago State University.  Additionally, she worked for two years as Assistant to the Mayor of Chicago.  She is currently a member of the Travis County Women Lawyer’s Association and a mentor for GirlForward.

Farah Muscadin