Dr. Moe Nozari | Ret...

[601] – Entrepreneurship, building consumer brands, and leadership development   Dr. Moe Nozari, Retired Executive VP, 3M He was born in Tehran, Iran, and while in the 11th grade, he was approached by the Office of the American Friends of the Middle East, and persuaded to continue...

Regina Seabrook ...

[602] – Teacher Cadet Program Regina Seabrook is a social studies teacher at the Woodbury High School in Minnesota. She holds a Masters of Arts in Education from Hamline University. Regina piloted the Teacher Cadet program in the Woodbury High School. The innovative program gives...

Nahid Khan & Ma...

[603] – Arab American Art, Literature, and Movie Festival Nahid Khan has been a board member of Mizna, the Twin Cities-based Arab-American arts organization, since 1999. She is a trained guide at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, in the Collection in Focus guide program of the Museum...

Joel Feldkamp | Fina...

[604] – Investing 101   Joel Feldkamp is an independent Financial Advisor in Woodbury, Minnesota. Joel and his wife, Juli, live in Woodbury and have 3 children; Benjamin, 20, Emmalee, 16, and Natalie, 14. Joel is a graduate of Luther College in Decorah, Iowa. Joel has been in the...

Dr. Bilal Murad ...

[605] – Heart Health   Dr. Bilal Murad is an Interventional Cardiologist with over 10 ten years experience. He is originally from Pakistan and went to school at The Aga Khan University Medical School, Karachi/Pakistan. In the US he did fellowships at the Universtiy of Minnesota...

Gorilla Yogis

[606] – Gorilla Yogis: Yoga in offbeat, public places Gorilla Yogis is led by three passionate Yogis – Jessica Rosenberg, Nan Arundel and Lisa Venticinque. Together, they lead an urban movement that transports the practice of yoga from manicured yoga studios into unexpected,...

Craig Hill & Ad...

[607] – Social Entrepreneurship Craig Hill is a co-founder of TextRA and has a background in both geology and civil engineering water resources. After growing up in Illinois, he came to St. Paul, MN and attended the University of St. Thomas where he completed a degree in geology. During...

Judith Nylander | Do...

[608] – Doulas and their roles in child birthing Judith Nylander is a licensed doula serving birthing families in the Twin Cities. As a doula, she assists birthing mothers welcome their babies in a holistic manner, and supports them through pre-natal consults, during labor and birth, and...

Salman Mitha | Scien...

[609] – Emerging Green Technologies Salman Mitha is an entrepreneur, businessman and scientist with over 20 years of experience in technology business and applied research. He has conducted research at Harvard University, run business operations in Silicon Valley and launched a startup...

Imani Jaafar-Mohamma...

[610] – Estate Planning Imani Jaafar-Mohammad is a partner at the law firm of Mohammad & Jaafar-Mohammad, LLC. She practices in the areas of estate planning, business law, and criminal defense. Imani received her J.D. from William Mitchell College of Law and her B.A. in English...

Maria Gloria Fressia...

[611] – Battered women’s legal advocacy project Maria Gloria Fressia was born in Uruguay, where she received a Juris Doctor Degree from the University of the Republic in 1978. As a lawyer in Uruguay, Fressia advocated decisively for women’s rights. She taught Procedural Law...

Shahid Islam | Econo...

[612] – World Economy: Challenges & Opportunities in uncertain economic times Shahid Islam was born in Bangladesh and came to Minnesota to study Finance and Economics at the University of Minnesota in 1986. He has worked for himself as a trader; and with the banking industry -at UBS...

Fadwa Wazwaz | Co-...

[613] – Islamic Resource Group: Building bridges of understanding through education Fedwa Wazwaz is a Palestinian-American born in Jerusalem, Palestine and raised in the US. By profession, Fedwa is a senior data warehouse programmer with the University of Minnesota. In 2001, she...