Salma has been an inspiration for SAPNA magazine in several forms. As a writer, she tells moving stories that inspire thought and action. In front of the camera, she serves as model of intelligence, passion, and beauty. Salma is an true example of a SAPNA woman: reaching for the sky with feet embedded in her roots.
A native North Carolinian she currently resides in New York, New York.
Since debuting online in 2004, SAPNA Magazine's mission has been to be a platform for the South Asian American woman’s cultural identity: a place where desi American women can find inspiration and connection.