Boards and Commissions Leadership Institute 2017
Mr. Hanif Mohebi was raised in the heart of Silicon Valley. He currently serves as the Executive Director of the Council of American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) San Diego Chapter. He is the former director of a communication consulting firm in San Jose and has held various senior positions at for-profit and nonprofit organizations. At a young age, he was exposed to community dignitaries in the UN and other U.S. agencies who influenced his character. He has appeared in both local and national media outlets. Mr. Mohebi has completed a Pre-PhD program, and has published research. He has a BA in Communication Studies with an emphasis on Globalization and Social Justice.
He has emerged as a guest speaker at high schools, universities, companies and community events on a variety of topics ranging from Concepts of World Citizenship to The Cycle of Love, to History of Anti-Civil Liberties Legislations. He is a young and passionate Muslim American with a wonderful cosmopolitan attitude and great love for civil rights, human rights, and the Constitution of the United States. He is obsessed with the idea of bringing about a positive change to the world through dedicating his life to serving humanity.