Dr. SaLee' Amina (Aubrien-Barnes) Mohammed is a professional business and investment adviser and entrepreneur, with extraordinary diversity. She has succeeded in several professions, simultaneously, especially as an investment and business adviser, negotiator, educator, lecturer, writer and Ambassador of Goodwill. She has also been a contract specialist in the legal department of the world's premier transportation engineering corporation (Balfour / Parsons Brinkerhoff), a legal advocate for Civil Rights, a teacher, a social activist and a natural health practitioner. Simultaneously, she has continuously been a successful professional designer, artist and sculptor; an award winning public speaker, poet and writer; and she has also worked in several facets of the television, film and music industries. As an entrepreneur, she has created several businesses and has initiated or consulted on numerous important projects.
Dr. SaLee' Amina holds a Ph.D. in International Business and she lectures on global business, investments, interfaith issues and comparative religions, leadership, conflict resolution, Civil Rights and peace. She also conducts motivational seminars and executive management training and she teaches arts therapy in rehabilitation centers. She has also advised alternative energy companies, has led several "green" projects, and has formulated natural alternatives to chemical products, as well as natural health treatments; having previously had two natural health clinics.
Devoting much of her time to humanitarian projects, volunteerism and mentoring, Dr. SaLee' Amina has always donated the major portion of her income to charity, and has vowed to continue to do so for the rest of her life. For her outstanding efforts in international negotiations, financial investment and strategic analysis, Dr. SaLee' Amina received numerous awards. She was also a recipient of the Gold Medal of Merit from the President of the United States (Ronald Reagan) and the Certificate of Merit from the President's Task Force.
Experience and Awards
In 1981, Dr. SaLee' Amina received a written commendation from the King of Saudi Arabia (His Majesty, King Khaled Bin Abdul Aziz Al-Saud).
In April 1981, she was directly hired, face-to-face, by His Highness Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al-Nahyan, who was President of the United Arab Emirates, to handle investments of his in Europe and America.
In Washington D.C, Dr. SaLee' Amina was formerly on the United States Senatorial Business Advisory Board, the Congressional Committee, the Senatorial Inner Circle, the President's Task Force, and the Election Victory Committee. She also has been a precinct officer in Beverly Hills, California.
Her worldwide political and social activism emphasizes organizing world leaders for the betterment of conditions throughout the world. She organizes foreign direct investment (FDI) in under-developed countries, in order to bring about profitable ventures which also directly improve conditions for society as a primary objective. She also mediates in conflict resolution and propositions for peace and prosperity, while she is actively engaged in humanitarian projects, worldwide; in addition to her business and academic activities; where she has just completed post-graduate studies in Global Economics at Harvard University.
Artist, Scholar, Teacher
An artist and writer since early childhood, SaLee' Amina's artistic works have been sold to an extensive list of V.I.P.s, celebrities and heads of state, including the President of the United States, the Queen of England, the King of Saudi Arabia, the Sultan of Brunei, the President of the United Arab Emirates, The Emir of Kuwait, the Sultan of Oman, the former Emir of Bahrain, the former Emir of Qatar, the President of Yemen, European barons, Jackie Kennedy Onassis, Princess Grace of Monaco, Lady Dianna Spencer (the Princess of Wales), Carmen McRae, Rick James, Michael Jackson, Bo Diddley and many others.
2011 — Dr. SaLee' Amina took post graduate courses in Global Economics / Global Management, at Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts; to enhance her Ph.D. in International Business with more knowledge of the most current financial technologies and global economic trends. She also assisted a professor at Harvard University, in the Center for the Study of World Religions, while she is editing a book that explains Islamic Law, Islamic Finance and Islamic social values for Western readers, quoting important Islamic scholars.
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A Meaningful Difference
"Dr. SaLee' Amina is a person who follows her personal commitments to an ethical and moral lifestyle, despite there being no impetus for her to do so: As a U.S. citizen, she has the liberty to live any type of lifestyle, yet she has personally chosen to devote her life to humanitarianism, academics and spreading her effective vision for world peace and prosperity, through her business advisory consultations with international opinion leaders, heads of state and powerful multi-national corporations; convincing them to invest in 'profit with a purpose'. Most would be chasing the money, but she strives to make a meaningful difference. That is what makes her unique."