Naveen Siddiqui

Computer Instructor

BA, Applied Psychology and Gender and Women’s Studies, UIC
MS, Human Computer Interaction, DePaul University

Naveen joined the Adult Education team at CMAA in 2020, as an instructor, specifically teaching computer courses, including Excel and Google Suite to immigrant and refugee adult student learners. Prior to CMAA, Naveen has worked as a legal advocate for immigrant and refugee survivors of gender-based violence and has dabbled in various service-centered roles, thanks to a liberal arts degree.


Naveen is currently obtaining her master’s degree at DePaul University, in Human Computer Interaction, learning how to design and sustain more equitable systems. Naveen has a diverse range of experience in the public sector, including roles in non-for-profits and government entities.


When she is not busy with work and homework, Naveen can be found lounging on the beach catching up on her good reads.