Founding President & CEO
Senior DNA Consultant at NJ Sharing Network
Rafiya Peerbhoy Khan is the Founder and President of SAMAR. She is a microbiologist from the University of Bombay. Her career started in organ transplantation. Mrs. Khan is a certified Immunogenetic and Histocompatibility Specialist and is involved in clinical Immunology. Due to her experience in the field of HLA at a leading cancer hospital, she is a great asset to the organization in terms of patient support. Due to her selfless efforts on behalf of SAMAR, she has received several Congressional, Senatorial, Mayoral and Community Awards. Mrs. Khan currently serves on Queens Borough President, Melinda Katz’s Immigration Task Force.
Director of Community Engagement
Moazzam A. Khan has an extensive background in advertising, where he was the director of marketing and research and was a corporate liaison for many clients. He is currently SAMAR’s Director of Community Engagement, handling all aspects SAMAR’s public relations and media contacts. Mr. Khan has been integral in training every volunteer about the various drive protocols. Due to his selfless efforts on behalf of SAMAR, he has received several Congressional, Senatorial, Mayoral and Community Awards.
Drive Data Specialist
Accounts Manager, Financial Consultant