As a former intern at the Brooklyn Historical Society, Amna Ahmad was responsible for the digitization of the Puerto Rican Oral History Project, 1973-1975. She earned her B.A. with a major in sociology and a concentration in the history and theory of architecture from Columbia University. She is currently enrolled in a dual-degree program at Columbia where she is pursuing a Master of Public Health (M.P.H.) and Master of Public Administration (M.P.A.).