Orange County Council

Our Orange County Council oversees Farhang Foundation’s activities in Orange County. The Council’s goals are to continue Farhang’s many programs, and also establish new specific regional projects and initiatives in Orange County.

Some of the council’s annual events and initiatives include:

  • Persian Studies at UC Irvine
  • The Annual Celebration of Nowruz
  • Celebration of Iranian Cinema at UC Irvine
  • Focus Iran Biennial Exhibition
  • Annual Fundraising Cruise

Orange County Council Members:

Saman Jilanchi – Co-Chair

Tannaz “Tawny” Mazarei – Co-Chair

Marjaneh Afkhami

Dr. Shazad Ghanbari – Trustee

Gilda Gilak – Secretary

Parmis Khatibi – Affiliate Member

Sidney Mehrdady

Mark Moshayedi – Trustee

Dr. Parto Moshayedi – Trustee

Shahram "Sam" Rahimian

Ali C. Razi – Trustee

Keyvan Razi

Anoosheh M. Oskouian – Trustee



Contribute: Click here to donate to Farhang's Orange County programs