We are a group of  working professional and student volunteers mostly in the San Francisco Bay Area committed to making an impact on our communities.

Executive Body

  • Borhan Oskoorouchi – Executive Director
  • Ellie Ahmadi – Director of Marketing
  • Elnaz Eilkhani – Administrative Director / Outdoor Operations Manager
  • Navid Shahdi – Director of Operations
  • Nazli Nadem – HR Director
  • Sina Tabesh – Director of Strategic Relations
  • Solmaz Burke – Vendor Coordination Manager
  • Kimia Amirmoeini – Director of Fundraising

Programming

  • Arash Shirinbab – Visual Arts Director
  • Azam Nasehpour – Kids Programming (Borna Farsi School)
  • Dina Zarif – Music Programming
  • Faezeh Faezipour – Visual Arts Programming
  • Hamid Niki – Music Performance Manager
  • Payam Moghadam – Music Programming / Indoor Stage Manager
  • Raha Shirazi– EQ Programming Manager
  • Samira Saffarzadeh– Kids Programming
  • Sepideh Espiar – Kids Programming
  • Sharlyn Sawyer – Director of Dance Performances
  • Zahra Salamat – Director of EQ Experiences
  • Zahra Maryam Saremi – EQ Programming

Sales & Marketing

  • Afsoon Elahi – Photographer
  • Amir Khostavan – Video Production Manager
  • Amir Siahpolo – Web Designer/Engineer
  • Amirbehnam Tehranifar – Graphic Designer
  • Arash Zolfaghari – Website Administrator
  • Atri Kazemian – Graphic Designer
  • Brandon Afrasiabi – Social Media Manager – Facebook
  • Farnaz Tasbihgoo – Photographer
  • Khalil Anvar – Photographer
  • Lawrence Helman – Publicist
  • Niaz Zia – Creative Director
  • Nilufar Boloorchi – Communications Specialist
  • Pooya Monajemi – Photographer
  • Sabereh Kashi – Video Production
  • Shahrzad Rouhani – Graphics & Logistics
  • Sheyda Mostafazadeh – Social Media Manager – Instagram & Twitter

NeekOn App Development

  • Chanikya Mandapathi – App Programmer
  • Elica Farjadian – App Development Project Manager
  • Eiman Zolfaghari – iOS App Development Architect
  • Majid Sedighi – UX Designer
  • Mohsen Azimi – Mobile App Back-End Development Expert
  • Samia Ahmadi – UI Designer

Operations

  • Alireza Bitaraf
  • Kumars – Indoor Sound Engineer
  • Navid Shahdi – Director of Operations
  • Mojgan Momeni
  • Omid Miri – Indoor Operations Manager
  • Reza Alavi – Indoor Operations

Additional Festival Day Volunteers

  • Ali Sarahian
  • Amir Hossein Khalili
  • Amir Mehrafshar
  • Arezoo Tajerzadeh
  • Ashkan Zargari
  • Atiyeh Keshavarz
  • Azin Raeissi – Indoor Operations
  • Fargol Madadi
  • Hamed Ahmadi – Outdoor Stage Manager
  • Hengameh Lavasani
  • Hossein Farshchian – Outdoor Operations
  • Iman Oskoorouchi – General Operations
  • Kaveh
  • Mahla Salamat
  • Mahsa Tadayon
  • Maryam Nassajian
  • Narges Attaran – Indoor MC
  • Nasim Farsani
  • Nasim Hadiashar
  • Nasim Mansoori
  • Neda Emami – Outdoor Greeting
  • Negar Chitsaz
  • Nojan Sadri – Indoor Operations
  • Parisa Asadnejad
  • Raya Alavi – Operations
  • Reyhaneh Madadi
  • Sadaf Aghajani
  • Sahar Aghajani
  • Soha Pouya
  • Soheil Karimi
  • Talieh Rohani – Visual Arts
  • Yasaman Shirazi
  • More to be Updated

Collaborating Organizations:

Advisors

  • Amir Nojan – Music
  • Faraz Minooei – Music
  • Farzad Mobin – Strategy
  • Farzad Naimi – Strategy
  • Mehdrad Ariannejad – Strategy & Operations
  • Shahin Tabrizi – Strategy
  • Sharlyn Sawyer – Dance & Operations

Past Contributors

  • Afshin Ebrahimi
  • Afsoon Alishahi
  • Behnoush Babzani
  • Kayvan Yazdi
  • Nasim Shams
  • Nasser Manesh
  • Navid Maghami
  • Nazanin Mohammadpour
  • Puya Soltani
  • Razi Arts Academy