lina khaled

Lina Khaled Almaeena

Communication major, French minor, George Mason University, 2000. MA in Psychology, American University in London 2005. Co-Founder and Direcor of Jeddah United Sports Co (JUSC), the first Saudi private sports company to train girls and boys in team sports, basketball, volleyball and football to promote the culture of sports in Saudi Arabia. JUSC also is a sports events management company. Captain of Jeddah United Women’s basketball division up to 2012. Speaker in many local and international conferences about women and sports. Speaker at the French Senate 2004 and 2010 in a delegation head by Prince Khaled Alfaisal. Winner of the Entrepreneurship award at the Women in Leadership Forum 2010. Columnist for Almadina newspaper up to 2013. Nominated as one of 10 Saudi women and climbed Everest Base Camp 2012 as a breast cancer awareness campaign by Zahra society. Brand owner of JU sports wear and Jeddah United unisex perfume symbolizing the history of the ancient city of Jeddah and the histry of Adam and Eve (2014). Ranked # 21 on the Forbes Saudi Arabian list of the Most powerful Arab Women in the Middle East 2014.