Hanadi is a public speaker and media professional on Islam. She is a Human Rights Award recipient from the city of Eden Prairie city for her efforts in dismantling misconceptions about Islam and building bridges of unity.

She has been featured in the Star Tribune for her community building projects and had been published The Washington Times, the Huffington Post, The Star Tribune, MinnPost, The Guthrie Theater, the Minneapolis Institute of Art and recently Cosmopolitan magazine and Pantsuit Nation book.

Hanadi is also a U.S. State Department international speaker and a TEDx speaker.

Hanadi is currently pursuing a Master’s degree in International Leadership at St Thomas University while changing perceptions in the corporate world as a keynote speaker and diversity trainer on inclusion. Her recent session at the National SHRM Diversity and Inclusion Conference and Exposition on demystifying Islam and Muslims attests to her caliber and outspokenness.

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Being Muslim in America

Hanadi Chehabeddine

What has the Muslim American experience been? Is there just one?

This presentation features Hanadi’s personal story as a former branding professional that has seen her faith being hijacked by terrorists in the media and her efforts to “rebrand Islam”. The topic also describes the intersection between Muslims and the larger community. This presentation is aimed for a general and better understanding of the Islamic faith and the people that adhere to it, Muslims.


  • Shifts audience perceptions of Islamic faith and Muslims
  • Shows how American media generalizes its portrayal Muslims
  • Shows how anti-Muslim concepts have permeated American society

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