STAFF

Payman Amiri

 Chairman of the Board

Payman Amiri is one of the founders of Islamic Cultural Center of Northern California ( ICCNC). He has lived in the Bay Area since 1977, where he received his B.S. and M.S. in Biochemistry from SF State University and Ph.D. in Experimental Pathology (Molecular Medicine) from UCSF.

He has been working in Biotech/Pharmaceutical industry since 1990, with at least 15 years of mid-level to executive management experience.
Payman has served the Muslim community of the Bay Area at various levels, for the past 38 years and was a member of the Board of Trustee and Directors of ICCNC from 1995-2000.

Payman's desire as a member of BOD is to conduct ICCNC's duties and activities, emphasizing and practicing dedication, devotion, patience, tolerance, inclusivity, compassion and forgiveness.

 

MEMBER SINCE 1995

Mojtaba Noursalehi

Secretary

MEMBER SINCE 1995

Abbas Mahyari

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

MEMBER SINCE 1995

AZITA SAYYAH

 OFFICE MANAGER

B.A. Neurobiology, UCB
ICCNC Founders committee

 

MEMBER SINCE 1995

Ali Sheikholeslami

 Vice-Chair

Ali Sheikholeslami is one of the founders of the Islamic Cultural Center of Northern California.
He has been active in the San Francisco Bay Area Muslim community and interfaith activities since 1988.
He has B.S. in Environmental Engineering from California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, CA, M.S. in Civil Engineering from San Jose State University, San Jose, CA, and a Certification in Project Management from University of California-Berkeley Extension, CA. Professionally, he has more than 30 years of experience in the field of civil, environmental engineering, and project management.
Currently, he is a project manager at one of the major public utilities in the Bay Area.

MEMBER SINCE 1995

Zahra Salamat

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

MEMBER SINCE 1995

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

MEMBER SINCE 1995

Ahmad Rashed Salim

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

MEMBER SINCE 1995