Shadi Hesam Mokri
An energetic and tireless healthcare practitioner who brings over 28 years of experience in nursing and volunteer work of community building. Her generosity and commitment in addition to her professional expertise in community health and social services has allowed countless individuals and families to enjoy the confidence and reliability of a great friend in Shadi. Through her philanthropy, Shadi has been contributing to the successful settlement and integration of many newcomers who naturally are challenged by unemployment, lack of affordable housing and tensions within family members resulting from being new in an unfamiliar environment. Her boundless dedication and vast base of information about public health has enabled settlement service organizations to tap into a wide range of programs and treatment options that would not otherwise be available to them. Shadi’s contributions to social inclusion and independent living of many seniors, single mothers and vulnerable youth are remarkable.