Team

Our Board

Salaad O'Barrow
Board Chair
School Teacher
Nafisa
Nafisa Fai
Board Member
County Commissioner
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Tejan Conteh
Board Member
Banking Executive
khadija-ali
Khadija Ali, Ph.D.
Board Member
Assistant Professor
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Dr. Vincent Chirimwami
Board Member
Scientist
Farah Farhiya
Farhiya Farah, Ph.D.
Board Member
Assistant Professor
Adam Yusuf
Adam Yusuf
Board Member
Engineering Executive
Ali Abdi
Board Member
Public Accountant

Our Staff

Administration/Management

Abdikadir Bashir
Executive Director
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Abdisalan Muse
Deputy Executive Director
Ahmednoor Mohamud
Finance Manager
Kanyimbe Ker
Kanyimbe Ker
Development Coordinator
Jasmin Guerrero-Valenzuela
Office & Finance Coordinator
Muna Abu
Health & Family Services Director
Dee Hayward
Early Learning Programs Manager
Chanel Bodden
Preschool Supervisor (Multnomah)
Kristina Hebert
Preschool Supervisor (Washington)
Tafflyn Williams-Thomas
CCCBP Project Manager
Muna Yusuf
SPACE Program Manager
Anasa Abdulkadir
IECMHC Program Manager
Khadra Mohamed
Business Partner

Early Childhood Equity

Wafa Liban
P3 Specialist
Sabrah Seif
P3 Specialist
Khatra Hussein
EKT Specialist
Kaltun Caynan
Parent Educator
Binti Sheikh
Binti Sheikh
Parent Teacher Interaction Specialist

CAIRO Academy

Adriana Jensen
Lead Teacher
Sarai Lopez
Sarai Lopez Palma
Lead Teacher
Crystal Berry
Lead Teacher
Lia Funakoshi
Lead Teacher
Jill Cortner
Lead Teacher
Jenna Pifher
Assistant Teacher
Kibandou Pelei
Assistant Teacher
Aisha Aden
Assistant Teacher
Cynthia Estrella
Classroom Aide
Maryam Abdalla
Maryam Abdalla
Classroom Aide
Hafsa Salah
Classroom Aide
Hiba Al Zubadi
Classroom Aide
Adela Cordero-Robles
Classroom Aide
Hawa Shareef
Classroom Aide
Estrella Lopez
Classroom Aide
Khadija Salah
Classroom Aide
Samantha Vogt
Classroom Aide
Sada Murekatete
Driver
John Sheehan
Driver

K-12 Education

Ismail Shire
SPACE Agent
Guled Ahmed
Lead SPACE Agent
Shelby Kane
Shelby Kane
Communications & Events Coordinator
Mazen Elsheikh
STEAM Education Coordinator
Mustapha Abubakar
Mustafa Abubakar
Student Support Specialist
Sadiq Mursal
Lead SPACE Agent
Ayan Muhumed
Ayan Muhumed
K-12 Social Support Specialist
Ghani Bengayou
K-12 Social Support Specialist
Najma Noor
Najma Noor
SPACE Agent
Abdi Ali Aynab
Lead SPACE Agent
Farid Farrokhyar
Farid Farrokhyar
SPACE Agent
Nimo Ahmed
SPACE Agent
Sabrina Nur
SPACE Agent
Eka Essien
SPACE Agent
Fawzi Othman
Student Support Specialist
Shukria Isse
SPACE Agent
Abdullahi Abdinoor
SPACE Agent
Adna Nur
SPACE Agent
Zanuba Abubakar
SPACE Agent
Ahmed Hassan
SPACE Agent
Debora Seraya
SPACE Agent

Community Health & Engagement

Ayan Salat
Ayan Salat
Community Health Worker