Abdalla is an immigrant. He came to the United States more than twenty years ago and has lived in Minnesota with his family since his arrival. Abdalla first became involved with his neighborhood organization and later became the president of Cleveland neighborhood association.

Abdallah is currently the Executive Director of Rochester Math and Science Academy, and supervises other schools in Rochester and in the metro area. He has proven to be a passionate public servant and a strong community leader. As an educator he is passionate about providing a welcoming environment to all children and ensuring that they receive the best education.

Abdalla has been a dedicated advocate for education, healthcare and social justice for the past sixteen years. He is strong advocate for the middle class and the working poor, Abdalla will work tirelessly to stand up for our democratic values.

Abdalla holds a Master’s degree in project management, with an emphasis in planning, risk, quality and procurement. He also attended John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

Abdalla lives in Rochester and he is a Democratic candidate for Minnesota House of Representatives District 26A.