Hani Orangi was born in Iran. Currently she lives and works in the Bay Area and has been active in many Iranian community groups as a volunteer and/or supporter. Hani started the Bay Area Chapter in 2007. She accepted the Executive Director role in January 2013. In this new role she will develop and implement strategic plans to continue to propel and expand the organization to the next level with the help of the Leaders. Hani attended SDSU for both her B.A. and M.A. and has worked in various companies including: Apple, Cisco Systems, VMware, Diamond Foods as a Talent Management Strategist; she currently works at Pandora Internet Radio.
In 1996, Hani and three other friends started the Persian Club at De Anza College, which continues to thrive. She participates in numerous charitable and social organizations and has a strong sense for community unity. When she's not busy working and leading Shabeh Jomeh she can be found spending time with her family, traveling, sky diving, playing tennis, surfing, and cycling.
Amir Majlessi was born in Tehran/Iran. He is currently pursuing his Business Administration degree. During his early college years he has lead an organization called: Global Student Club (GSC), both as the President and Treasurer. Following the success of GSC he continues to contribute to the Iranian community by investing his time as a volunteer.
Amir's number one hobby is music! Music has been a big influence in his life and has opened many new paths. He was surrounded by family members with musical backgrounds and talent. Amir continues to expand his musical knowledge by pursuing different certifications such as Recording Arts and Commercial Sound Engineer.
He is proud to be part of the Shabeh jomeh family and is excited to take the chapter to the next level.