Mana Mostatabi

Mana Mostatabi joined NIAC in January 2019 as Communications Director and is leading initiatives to amplify the voices and stories of the Iranian American community, while raising the visibility of NIAC and the organization’s critical work.

Over the last decade, Mana has worked in policy and communications roles at a number of organizations focused on everything from human rights in the Middle East, to conservation in California, to nuclear non-proliferation policy as related to Iran.

She graduated from Georgetown University in 2017 with a Masters of Science in Foreign Service, with a concentration in Global Politics and Security. During her time at Georgetown, Mana also served as the Executive Editor of the Georgetown Journal of International Affairs. She earned a Bachelors of Arts from the University of California Santa Barbara in Literature and Professional Editing & Writing. You can follow her on Twitter @mostlymana.