Our Team

Administration and Operations

Nahla Kayali : Founder and Executive Director :

Nahla Kayali

Founder and Executive Director

Ameera Basmadji : Director of Funds and Research Development :

Ameera Basmadji

Director of Funds and Research Development

Suzanne Baker : Director of Operations :

Suzanne Baker

Director of Operations

Nadia Abdalla : Programs Director :

Nadia Abdalla

Programs Director

Sayed Sadat : Transportation Coordinator :

Sayed Sadat

Transportation Coordinator

Jamil Shreet : Operations & Outreach Coordinator :

Jamil Shreet

Operations & Outreach Coordinator

Mary Fox : Accountant :

Mary Fox

Accountant

Mercy McNeal : Education & Outreach Coordinator :

Mercy McNeal

Education & Outreach Coordinator

Reina Obeid : Program Coordinator :

Reina Obeid

Program Coordinator

Susan Savoia : Graphic Designer :

Susan Savoia

Graphic Designer

Jamila Zatar : Administrative Assistant | Office Manager :

Jamila Zatar

Administrative Assistant | Office Manager

Maya El Asha : Administrative Assistant :

Maya El Asha

Administrative Assistant

Sunbul Sidiqi : Book Keeper :

Sunbul Sidiqi

Book Keeper

Adnan Osta : Community Engagement Specialist :

Adnan Osta

Community Engagement Specialist

Case Managers 

Nabiha (Bida) Keloyan : Senior Case Manager :

Nabiha (Bida) Keloyan

Senior Case Manager

Shaimaa Elhamzawy : Older Adults Case Manager :

Shaimaa Elhamzawy

Older Adults Case Manager

Nada Elatat : Case Manager :

Nada Elatat

Case Manager

Elizabeth Serrano : Health Case Manager :

Elizabeth Serrano

Health Case Manager

Eman Juma : Case Manager :

Eman Juma

Case Manager

Husnia Azizi : Case Manager :

Husnia Azizi

Case Manager

Masaa Al-moukdad : RCA Supervisor :

Masaa Al-moukdad

RCA Supervisor

Uyn Joo : Career & Employment Services Coordinator :

Uyn Joo

Career & Employment Services Coordinator

Sakay Maldonado : Case Manager :

Sakay Maldonado

Case Manager

Olena Salko : Case Manager :

Olena Salko

Case Manager

Alia Alabed : Case Manager	 :

Alia Alabed

Case Manager

Eyad Semrin : Transportation Case Specialist :

Eyad Semrin

Transportation Case Specialist

Malek Shibley : ESL & Citizenship Instructor :

Malek Shibley

ESL & Citizenship Instructor

Maryna Zavgorodnia : Case Manager :

Maryna Zavgorodnia

Case Manager

Fatima Amini : Case Manager :

Fatima Amini

Case Manager

Immigration Department

Hadia Barazi : U.S. Dept. of Justice Accredited Representative :

Hadia Barazi

U.S. Dept. of Justice Accredited Representative

Lina Kayali : U.S. Dept. of Justice Accredited Representative :

Lina Kayali

U.S. Dept. of Justice Accredited Representative

Rania Humidan : U.S. Dept. of Justice Accredited Representative :

Rania Humidan

U.S. Dept. of Justice Accredited Representative

Diana Luna : U.S. Dept. of Justice Accredited Representative :

Diana Luna

U.S. Dept. of Justice Accredited Representative

Akram Abusharar, Esq. : Immigration Attorney :

Akram Abusharar, Esq.

Immigration Attorney

Counseling and Mental Health

Noor Abdelaaty : Director, Mental Health Services | Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist (LMFT) :

Noor Abdelaaty

Director, Mental Health Services | Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist (LMFT)

Aveen Alsaigh : Mental Health Coordinator :

Aveen Alsaigh

Mental Health Coordinator

Marwa Mandour : Marriage and Family Therapist Trainee :

Marwa Mandour

Marriage and Family Therapist Trainee

Sheikh Yassir I. Mohammed Fazaga, LMFT : Mental Health Advisor to AccessCal | Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist (LMFT) :

Sheikh Yassir I. Mohammed Fazaga, LMFT

Mental Health Advisor to AccessCal | Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist (LMFT)

Dania Azzawi : Marriage and Family Therapist Trainee :

Dania Azzawi

Marriage and Family Therapist Trainee

Neley Hakimi : Marriage and Family Therapist Trainee :

Neley Hakimi

Marriage and Family Therapist Trainee