هیات مدیره

 

 

 کارمندان

Award winning author, expert on U.S.-Iran relations and winner of the 2010 Grawemeyer Award for Ideas Improving World Order

 

 

تریتا پارسی

 

رئیس
Jamal

NIAC Policy Director since 2009 and NIAC Action Executive Director. Previously served as Policy Advisor to U.S. Representative Brian Baird

 

جمال عبدی

 

مدیر ارشد سیاست‌گذاری
David

With NIAC since 2009, David has served as NIAC’s Policy Associate, Assistant Policy Director, Director of Operations, and is now COO.

 

دیوید الیوت

 

مدیر ارشد عملیات
Reza

NIAC Research Director since 2010, previously served in the Office of Iranian Affairs at the U.S. Department of State under Presidents Bush and Obama.

 

رضا مرعشی

 

مدیر تحقیقات
Mahsa

Mahsa oversees NIAC’s events and communications. She first joined NIAC in January 2015 as the Community Outreach Associate.

 

 

دیر روابط عمومی
Donna

A veteran of campaigns to protect the environment, consumers and mobilize voters, Donna is now working to organize and empower Iranian Americans across the country.

دانا فرورد

 

مدیر سازماندهی
Sahar

Sahar returned to NIAC in 2017 after previously serving as Events and Office Administrator. Born in Iran, she is a graduate of George Mason University.

 

سحر فهیمی

 

مدیر رویدادها
Ryan

An integral member of NIAC’s policy staff since 2013, Ryan monitors legislation, conducts research and writing, and coordinates advocacy efforts.

 

رایان کاستلو

 

دستیار ارشد سیاست‌گذاری
Adam

A former U.S. Marine and Afghanistan veteran, Adam received his J.D. from Temple University, where he focused on international, national security, and immigration law.

 

آدام واینستین

 

معاون سیاست‌گذاری
Samira

Samira recently completed her master’s degree from the University of Oxford in Modern Middle Eastern Studies with a focus on Iran and Persian language.

 

سمیرا دماوندی

 

مسئول اداری دفتر
Ehsan

Ehsan joined NIAC in September 2017 and works to build support in southern California.

 

 

احسان زاهدانی

 

مسئول ارتباطات اجتماعی جنوب کالیفرنیا
Dornaz

Dornaz left Iran with the dream of being a human rights activist. She worked for Freedom House and Persianate Global Network before joining NIAC.

 

درناز معمارضیا

 

سازمان‌دهنده شمال کالیفرنیا
Ruja

Ruja graduated with a Master’s of Public Administration and most recently worked with Syrian and Afghan refugees in Greece.
 

روجا مشتاقی

 

سازمان‌ دهنده جنوب کالیفرنیا
Sahar

Passionate about digital media advocacy and Iranian American issues, Sahar joined NIAC in 2018 as the digital communications manager.

 

سحر روده‌چی

 

مسئول ارتباطات دیجیتال

هیات مدیره

NIAC is steered by a volunteer Board of Directors made up of leaders from across our community

Trita

Co-founder, NIAC.

 
 

TRITA PARSI

 

President

said

Founder, World Singles Networks

 

SAÏD AMIN

 

Treasurer

michael

Founder & CEO, Primex World Inc.

 

MICHAEL AMIN

 

Payman

OB/GYN, New York Hospital

 
 

PAYMAN JARRAHY

 

mohammad

President, United Capital Investments and Properties Inc.

MOHAMMAD LADJEVARDIAN

 

sanam

Co-founder, International Civil Society Action Network

 

SANAM NARAGHI-ANDERLINI

 

Shokooh

Clinical Psychologist

 
 

SHOKOOH MIRY

 

Ali Reza

Founder, A&R Development Corp and Bluebridge Mining

 

ALI REZA SHAIBANI

 

ahmad

Founder & Chairman, Merex Inc.

 

AHMAD SHAMS

 

kayvon

Founder & CEO, Sarmadi Brothers

 

KAYVON SARMADI

 

Board of Advisors

Prominent individuals with a wide range of knowledge and expertise who help provide strategic advice

THOMAS

Fmr. Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs

 

AMBASSADOR THOMAS R. PICKERING

 

john

Fmr. U.S. Ambassador
 

 

AMBASSADOR JOHN LIMBERT

 

wayne

Former Congressman, Maryland

 

THE HONORABLE WAYNE GILCHREST

 

jim

Fmr. Congressman, Wisconsin

 
 

THE HONORABLE JIM MOODY

 

reza

Award-winning author

 
 

REZA ASLAN

 

nadereh

Retired Senior Advisor, World Bank

 

NADEREH CHAMLOU

 

juan

Professor, University of Michigan

 

JUAN COLE

 

farideh

Independent Scholar, University of Hawai’i

 

DR. FARIDEH FARHI

 

maz

Actor and Comedian

 
 

MAZ JOBRANI

 

ahmad

Founding Director, UMD Center for Persian Studies

 

DR. AHMAD KARIMI-HAKKAK

 

habib

Director, Iranian Oral History Project

 

DR. HABIB LADJEVARDI

 

alex

Co-founder, NIAC
 

 

ALEXANDER PATICO

 

ahmad

Chair of Islamic World Studies, Lake Forest

 

AHMAD SADRI