Palmyra Partners was created to bridge the gap between social justice outcomes and sustainable development.

We combine experience, rigour and kindness to deliver on this mission.


Dr. Priya Bala-Miller

Founder & CEO

Dr. Bala-Miller has worked on sustainable development for two decades across three continents, in collaboration with NGOs, UN Agencies, the private sector, academia and trade unions.


Dr. Bala-Miller is a respected senior executive and strategic planner, with technical expertise on natural resource governance, sustainable finance and human rights. She holds a PhD in Political Science from the University of British Columbia. She is passionate about people, platforms and ideas that advance social justice outcomes and meaningful inclusion in the field of sustainability.  

Alea Mohamed


Ms. Mohamed is an undergraduate student at Simon Fraser University who is currently pursuing a Bachelors of Arts, majoring in International Studies.


Ms. Mohamed has held prominent roles with the International Studies Association and Somali Students Association at Simon Fraser University. She also brings project management and coordination experience from previous roles with Transport Canada,  Embark Sustainability and the British Columbia Council for International Cooperation.