Daniela Kaisth is Founder and President of Gratias Partners (GP), a philanthropy advisory firm that helps donors to give more effectively and non-profits to develop new initiatives through collaboration and high-impact philanthropy.
Salima Popatia is the Senior Vice President, Global Online MMA Group, overseeing marketing, merchandising and analytic strategies across The Esteé Lauder Companies portfolio of 30 leading prestige beauty brands.
Sara Nodjoumi is a film producer and festival programmer. She co-produced and co-directed I Call Myself Persian: Iranians In America, which aired on PBS and premiered at the MoMA Documentary Fortnight.
Lori A. Nessel’s teaching and scholarship focus largely in the areas of immigration and refugee law and policy, international human rights, rule of law, and access to justice.
In response to the pandemic, the SDK Foundation for Human Dignity is matching all donations made to AFI, dollar for dollar, in 2021. Find AFI’s Covid-19 Resource Guide here, and our Artists Impacted by COVID-19: Survey & Virtual Legal Roundtable Summary here. To read AFI’s statement on Black Lives Matter, and learn about our commitment to providing legal representation to immigrant artist protestors, click here.