Members

Darush Amiri is a civil engineer working Washington Department of transportation on mega projects. He joined AMCD in April 2019.

 

 

 

 

 

Fariba Farah Keshavarz was born in Tehran,Iran and lived in London,England from 1976 to 1978 and then moved to Connecticut, USA. and earned a bachelor of science degree in Graphic Design. University of Bridgeport, Connecticut. 1982 Business administration at LTC. College of London,England 1977 Aesthetic certification/ North haven Academy. 1987 Board certified in Aesthetic /state of Connecticut,California and Massachusetts. Palomar IPL laser certified. Palomar laser resurfacing certified. 22 years working as a Medical Aesthetician and managing various medical spas, dermatologists offices and plastic surgery offices in the state of Connecticut and Massachusetts. She was honored as the president of International club at the University of Bridgeport. She has always enjoyed and appreciated the versatility, democracy and freedom in USA. Her goal has always been to bring peace to the world and the Middle East. She is a huge fan of President Trump and is very very grateful to all he is doing for the world, specially for the Middle East and Iranian people. She joined AMCD in June 2019.

Farahmand Kalayeh is president and CEO of a technology start up based in Pennsylvania. He was born to a Baha'I family in Iran in 1961. He was a young man in Iran when the secular regime of the Shah was deposed under tremendous pressure from the international community. Eventual succession by an authoritarian theocracy led to war with Iraq. He served during the war, however, due to the systematic persecution of his people by the clerical regime of the Ayatollahs, he left Iran in 1983 and arrived in the US in 1985. He has been a self made entrepreneur and technology evangelist for his entire professional life. He was selected 2019 Global Entrepreneurship Summit at Netherlands by the State Department. He joined AMCD in June 2019.

 

 

 

Javid Javan has a BS in mechanical engineering, an MS in Airospace from Technical University Berlin in Germany, an MS in industrial Engineering from Stanford University and a Ph.D in Industrial Management from Stanford University. He served as  Assistant Dean of the School of Management at National University and is presently an entrepeneur in Washington D.C. He lives in Potomac. MD. He joined AMCD in June 2019.

Dr. Houtan Golzari graduated from Tehran University on 1981 with a doctorate degree in medicine and immigrated to USA on 1987. He has practiced over 30 years in USA and board certified since 1992. He has numerous publications on different subjects in medicine. He was a member of teaching staff in Connecticut. Currently in private practice in the state of Massachusetts. He joined AMCD in June 2019.

Roy Tohmé lives in Lebanon and works in the Legal Affairs Department at Banque Du Liban.

Dr. Nadia Ashrafian was born in Tehran Iran September 1969 and moved to the United States with her parents and younger sister. She attended UC Irvine and Pepperdine University as well Capella University with masters in industrial psychology and PhD in business. In 2000, she started a company called Capital Media. She has written more than 40 articles and had her own monthly column for 6 years. She is also chair of a Latin Council aimed at helping hispanic Americans.

Ms. Shamsi Familmohammadi is from Iran. She has degree in Health Services Management from Norfolk State University and has also taken courses in Environmental Health & Safety at Old Dominion University, She could not finish her Masters degree because war broke out between Iran & Iraq leaving her parents in danger. Shamsi was able to bring them to the USA. While awaiting her residency, she worked as a volunteer for Public Health in Norfolk, Sentara Norfolk General Hospital, and,the American Red Cross in Norfolk (1985-1988) where she worked on the blood mobiles and was an on-call Persian Translator in the Language Bank Program. After she received her residency, she worked managing her own business in Non-Emergency Medical Transportation (1997- 2012) in Norfolk, VA. Beach & Chesapeake, VA.. She is very concerned about the Iranian people who are captive with the strict & abusive rules of islamic government against them. Shamsi desires to help them any way that she can to be free from tyranny and inequality, especially for women. Freedom & Democracy is her favorite choice of government.