Nazanin is a passionate advocate for the empowerment of women, youth and marginalized communities. She is a Philanthropy Specialist at Plan International Canada. She is responsible for implementing and overseeing acquisition and stewardship strategies for school and youth-based fundraising, as well as growing the organization’s revenue and donor portfolio. Nazanin holds a Bachelor’s degree in Communication Studies and Psychology from York University. She is currently studying towards a Master of Education in Community Development and Adult Education at the University of Toronto (OISE) with a focus on International, Comparative, and Development Education. Nazanin dreams of being a champion for developing equity, sustainability and effective educational programs for displaced communities.