Category Archives: Advisory Council

Rostam Zafari

Rostam Zafari Atlanta, GA Rostam is the Chief Investment Officer for Sage Hill Investors, a single family office. At Sage Hill Investors, he is responsible for overseeing investments across public and private equities, real estate, and venture capital. Rostam has led over 150 investments across purpose-driven companies and fund managers across the United States, Canada,

Mohammad R. Jahan-Parvar, Ph.D.

Mohammad R. Jahan-Parvar, Ph.D. Washington, DC Mohammad R. Jahan-Parvar is a Washington, D.C.-based economist with extensive academic and government experience. He received his BA in economics from Beheshti (National) University (Tehran, Iran), MS in economics from Illinois State University, MS in statistics and PhD in economics from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He has

Maryam Ovissi

Maryam Ovissi Washington, DC Maryam Ovissi is a certified Trauma-Informed Yoga Therapist and Yoga Teacher. Her personal mission as an educator is to provide an opportunity for her students to have access to tools that allow healing, empowerment, and self-realization. Maryam founded Beloved Yoga: A Sanctuary for All, located in Reston, VA, to share the

Marjan Greenblatt

Marjan Greenblatt New York, NY Marjan Keypour Greenblatt is the founder and director of the Alliance for Rights of All Minorities (ARAM), an international network of activists that promotes human rights in Iran. She is also a non-resident scholar with the Middle East Institute’s Iran Program. As a former refugee who escaped discrimination in the Middle

Hamid Noorani, Ph.D.

Hamid Noorani, Ph.D. Chicago, IL Powerful Methods Inc. E:  Project Brighter Future Coordinator – Proposed a Draft Constitution for Iran.  Education  Ph.D. in Organization & Management  Capella University, Minneapolis, MN, 2014  Dissertation Title: Identifying the distinguishing features of routine and non-routine operational situations: A case study  Book Authored:  Systems-Thinking, Kindle Digital Publishing – 2016