Extroverted individual looking to obtain an opportunity in an organization that embraces someone with a high level of energy and ability to multi-task. I thrive on being a well-organized, self-motivated, creative, and a task-oriented person. My ability to operate with a sense of urgency while being an innovative problem-solver will be an asset to your organization. I work well independently and also as a team. I am fluent in Farsi and conversational in Spanish.
Amigos de los Ríos, Altadena, CA, US, Planning Fellow
Developed community partnerships and organized community action programs.
Efficiently utilized funding for green infrastructure projects, including sustainability planning.
Planned for the creation of an endowment fund for ongoing support of Emerald Necklace parks.
Designed, planned, and implemented urban green infrastructure including sustainable parks in the San Gabriel Valley and in Los Angeles County Supervisor, Gloria Molina’s 1st District.
Skills: Advocated for green infrastructure policy and provided technical assistance to the Emerald Necklace Coalition communities, with special emphasis on grant writing and park prototyping. Efficiently utilized funding for sustainability planning and green infrastructure projects at the LAC+USC General Hospital and La Plaza de Cultura y Artes Museum in downtown Los Angeles. Built a strong volunteer and stewardship base within local communities.
University of Southern California (USC), Los Angeles, Masters, Planning