From 2006-2010 Nadia worked as an Anchor and Producer at DawnNews, Pakistan’s first 24-hours English language news channel. With DawnNews from the very beginning, Nadia was involved in some of the major news stories covered by the channel. She reported from the flood affected areas of Sindh in 2007 and presented and planned the special transmission for General Elections 2008. Prior to joining DawnNews, Nadia worked on documentaries at Business Plus TV and New York Times Television.
Nadia studied International Relations and Film Production at Mount Holyoke College in Massachusetts and recently completed a Master’s in Broadcast Journalism from Emerson College, Boston. While at Emerson, Nadia received the George Esper Award for International Journalism and won scholarships by RTDNA (Radio & TV Digital News Association) and SAJA (South Asian Journalists Association).
She is currently teaching Media Studies at IBA and working as Operations Lead at a youth-centric initiative Hosh Media.