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Directors and Staff

Member Name Location
Safa Rifka* – Chair Washington, D.C.
Tawfiq Barqawi – Vice-Chair/Treasurer Philadelphia, PA
Sam Hawatmeh* St. Louis, MO
Doaa Taha* – Secretary Washington, D.C.
Denyse Sabagh, Esq. Washington, D.C.
Anton Hajjar, Esq. Washington, D.C.
Maha Jweied, Esq. Washington, D.C.
Alma Korkor Canton, OH
Debbie AlMontaser Brooklyn, NY
Souhail Toubia Los Angeles, CA
Khatmeh Osseiran-Hanna Staten Island, NY
Khaled Saffuri Washington, D.C.
Abed Awad, Esq. Wayne, NJ
Diane Shammas Los Angeles, CA

Staff based in Washington, D.C.:

Samer E. Khalaf, Esq.  – National President (Barred only in D.C.,  New Jersey)

Nabil Mohamad – Vice President

Abed A. Ayoub, Esq. – National Legal & Policy Director (Barred only in Michigan)

Iman Boukadoum, Esq. – Senior Staff Attorney (Barred only in New Jersey)

Neda Shaheen – Legal Fellow

Sara Lettieri – Office & Events Administrator