OUR BOARD

Delfarib Fanaie

A compassionate humanitarian and an advocate of children all over the world, Fulfilling her life-long vision to extend a helping hand to the neediest children in the most deprived countries of the world, Delfarib co-founded Moms Against Poverty in 2008. With over 35 years of experience in the real estate market, Delfarib currently works as an asset manager for a well known real estate investor in the Bay Area.

Delfarib Fanaie

A compassionate humanitarian and an advocate of children all over the world, Fulfilling her life-long vision to extend a helping hand to the neediest children in the most deprived countries of the world, Delfarib co-founded Moms Against Poverty in 2008. With over 35 years of experience in the real estate market, Delfarib currently works as an asset manager for a well known real estate investor in the Bay Area.

Nooshin Hakimi

Nooshin has been dedicated to charitable giving for many years both in her personal and professional life. She co-founded Moms Against Poverty in 2008. She continues her passion for helping people in her professional life, by working in an organization which strives to provide affordable housing for those in need. Nooshin holds a BS from Cal Poly State University, she has worked for Affordable Housing Associates for the last ten years and currently resides in the San Francisco Bay Area.

Ladan Kimiayi Judge

The belief that we must be and live the change that we desire to see in the world has inspired and guided Ladan throughout her life. Ladan is the co-founder and COO of MAP. She holds a Doctorate in Vitalistic Healing and Homeopathic Medicine and works with various national and international organizations assisting those in need.

Maryam Refahi

Traveling and living around the globe from Iran to Europe and now the United States has given Maryam a global perspective on issues relating to children and families. She has worked with Amnesty International and other non-profit organizations, was trained and worked as a nutritionist and is currently a graphic designer whose work with non profit and community organizations has won numerous national awards. Maryam is one of the co-founders of Moms Against Poverty, and brings her expertise in the fields of public relations and advertising to MAP.

Yasamin Shamshiri

Yasi holds an MA in Linguistics. She joined MAP in 2011 and is currently devoting her time fully to the advancement of MAP. She is passionate about helping orphans and underprivileged children. She has worked as the Marketing Manager of a European office of a leading U.S. law firm. She was one of the initiators and organizers of biannual charity collections for around 100 children living in Children’s Homes in an underprivileged region of a European country.

Fatemeh Winans

Fatemeh holds a B.S. degree in Business Management and is currently working as a manager for a private company. Her responsibilities include helping low income families and seniors to find affordable housing. Passionate about helping needy children and families, Fatemeh works with a number of non-profit organizations such as Court Appointed Special Advocate and the Child Foundation.