Kaukab lives in Mississauga and speaks Urdu, Hindi and Punjabi.
She has worked in academia and the international development sector with a special focus on youth and workforce development. She is most proud of her achievements in launching innovative programs by building partnerships between the public and private sectors.
As an immigrant herself, she has found that new immigrants face many challenges. She believes that the answer to these tough challenges lie in strengthening diversity and inclusion.
She wants to work towards solutions for new immigrants in the Peel Region through the Community Engagement and Leadership Initiative.