July 26, 2011, Washington, D.C. – The Public Affairs Alliance for Iranian Americans (PAAIA) congratulates Dr. FirouzNaderi on his appointment as the new Director for Solar System Exploration at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) effective on August 15, 2011.
July 27, 2011, Washington, D.C. – PAAIA Bay Area Chapter Leader and former member of the Board of Directors has been elected to serve as President of the Iranian American Bar Association (IABA) for the 2011 – 2012 election term. Iravani-Sani is a Deputy District Attorney in Santa Clara County, California. Her current post is serving on the Consumer and Environmental Protection Unit where her practice area focuses on prosecuting individual and corporate violators of environmental crimes. PAAIA congratulates NahalIravani-Sani on her new appointment.
PAAIA’s Washington, D.C. Chapter is pleased to bring the PAAIA signature event, Passing the Torch of Success, to Washington D.C. On Sunday, September 18, 2011, a group of highly accomplished Iranian Americans will share their stories of success with the audience, hoping to inspire and empower the next generation of Iranian Americans. Passing the Torch of Success, Washington D.C. will be held at the Lisner Auditorium at George Washington University from 3:00 – 6:00 p.m. (doors open at 2:30 p.m.) Tickets are on sale now!