Nilesh is a proud father, doctor and community leader. Nilesh, his wife Dr. Rana Malek and their two children live in the Bellona-Gittings neighborhood of Baltimore. Nilesh's daughters attend Baltimore City Public Schools. Like you, he wants to improve our city. That's why Nilesh is running for State Delegate in District 43.
Nilesh's first job after residency was at a community health center caring for the working poor. While there he was the Assistant Medical Director at the local jail, helping people get healthy so they could succeed after serving their time. Currently, Nilesh is the Chief Health Officer at a Baltimore community health center caring for people who are homeless. Nilesh and his team successfully doubled the number of patients they served, added three new clinics across Baltimore and expanded programs to reduce opioid use.
Nilesh has spent his career advocating for universal health care, addictions care, affordable housing, employment for ex-offenders and increased funding for Baltimore City schools. As your Maryland State Delegate, Nilesh will make sure your voices are heard in Annapolis, and that our communities get the resources they need to thrive.