Nooria Nodrat

President of the Afghanistan Blind Women and Children Foundation

Nooria Nodrat was born in Kabul, Afghanistan in 1961. With both her husband and brother being blind, Nooria experienced first hand the hardships faced by the blind population in her country. She worked as an editor in publishing services for the blind at The Institute for the Blind in Kabul.

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Nooria Nodrat

Nooria Nodrat

President of the Afghanistan Blind Women and Children Foundation

Nazanen Momeni

Board Director

Nazanen Momeni holds a Bachelor's Degree in Biomedical Sciences and is currently pursuing her Master's Degree at Arizona State University. She has an outstanding amount of leadership experience with a great amount of volunteer experience. She is passionate about helping others; in her free time, she dedicates her time to volunteer at hospitals and health clinics in her community. Ms. Momeni's most recent volunteer experiences include: OneSight Charitable Vision Screenings, Special Olympics Health Screenings, and work with the Lion's Club at Arizona State University. 

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Nazanen Momeni

Nazanen Momeni

Board Director

Zolaikha Momeni

Board Director

Zolaikha Momeni graduated with her Bachelor’s degree in Biomedical Sciences and is currently pursuing her Master’s at Arizona State University. Zolaikha has remarkable leadership skills and enjoys giving back and serving others. Aside from her work with AIFB she enjoys volunteering in her local comunity and received the President’s Volunteer Service Award (gold medal), for her commitment and dedication. 

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Zolaikha Momeni

Zolaikha Momeni

Board Director

Wendy Glinton

Secretary, Board Director

Wendy Glinton is a Certified Rehabilitation Counselor who helps individuals with mental health disabilities to lead productive lives in the community. She started her career in the field of Rehabilitation at Hillside Hospital in Glen Oaks, New York 13 years ago and currently works at Goodwill Industries of Greater New York and Northern New Jersey as Director of Citiview Connections Clubhouse. She earned her Master's degree in education at Hofstra University.
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Wendy Glinton

Wendy Glinton

Secretary, Board Director

Shaheen Hesam

Board Director, Overseas

Shaheen Hesam was born in  Kabul, Afghanistan. Being a visually impaired person, he graduated from the vocational blind school in Kabul, Afghanistan in 1988.

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Shaheen Hesam

Shaheen Hesam

Board Director, Overseas

Sandra Prosnitz

Board Director

Sandra Prosnitz is a retired attorney who chooses to devote her time to issues she cares about. In addition to being active in local politics and tackling environmental issues within her community, she volunteers with the Lighthouse Guild for the Blind, where she is a sighted guide and an off-premises reader. In her free time she enjoys taking in her vibrant communtiy by birdwatching, playing duplicate bridge, and being an avid theater goer. 

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Sandra Prosnitz

Sandra Prosnitz

Board Director

Tauseef Ahmed

Board Director

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Tauseef Ahmed

Tauseef Ahmed

Board Director

Masi Delawar

Country Representative

Masi Delawar received his DBA (Diploma in Business Administration)  in 2009 at the Khane-e-noor Institute of Higher Education. In 2010, Mr. Delawar started his career at the HDCAW (Health and Development Center for Afghan Women) as an administrative/finance assistant, as he has full interest in helping and developing the needs of women in Afghanistan. In November of 2016 he  became Acting Corporate Sales Senior Manager of Salaam-Network/Afghan telecom. In 2017 he accepted the position of country representative of the Afghanistan International Foundation for the Blind where he continues his passion to improve the lives of Afghani individuals.

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Masi Delawar

Masi Delawar

Country Representative

Kayhan Zeaye

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Kayhan Zeaye

Kayhan Zeaye