OUR BOARD OF DIRECTORS

A dynamic team of board members, staff, volunteers, and generous supporters collaborate to ensure that the South Asian community has access to high quality and comprehensive programs which include domestic abuse survival services, elderly care services, free legal aid, mental health support and many others.

SAHARA is lucky to have a diverse, highly dedicated and qualified team of board members. With the help of their guidance and leadership, SAHARA can provide life-changing assistance to community members.

Rubina Najeeb, MD
Co-President 
Adult, Child & Adolescent, Fundraising
and Forensic Psychiatrist

Brinda Gandhi, Esq
Co-President 
Attorney, Chugh, LLP

Diviya Loomba Sharma
Vice President
Eagle Fabrics

Sangeeta Bhatia, CPA, MBA
Treasurer
Independent Consultant

Miji Vellakkatel, Esq.
Secretary
Deputy DA, LA County
District Attorney’s Office

Aamir Irshad
Finance Chair
Certified Public Accountant

Janak Patel
President, Ultimate Paperbox                            

CONTACT US

If you would like to know more about SAHARA or help us continue to provide these services, please give us a call at 562-402-4132 or contact us. 

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