Our Team

Jahan Shahryar J.D. (Chief Executive Officer)

Jahan Shahryar is an attorney, activist and writer. She has worked closely with girls’ schools in Afghanistan, including Code to Inspire and School of Leadership Afghanistan. In addition to publishing an anthology of Afghan stories to support these partner organizations, she has also spearheaded several community efforts and discussions surrounding women. Jahan holds a JD from UC Berkeley School of Law. She served as a volunteer attorney at the International Refugee Assistance Project and worked in the corporate department at Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP.