Reza was born and raised in Iran. He came to US after getting his undergraduate degree from Sharif University in 2005. He received a master degree from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas and a Ph.D. in Business Administration from the University of Houston. Currently, he is an Assistant Professor of Information Systems at the Coles College of Business (Kennesaw State University).
Reza has a diverse set of interests when it comes to music, cinema, literature and art. He also enjoys swimming, playing tennis, hiking, and few other light physical and virtual (aka video games) activities.
Behnaz was born and raised in Tehran, Iran and moved to the US in 2012. In Iran, she received her B.S. in Nutritional Sciences in 2006 and had the opportunity to work actively in the nutrition field. She was in charge of planning, organizing and executing educational nutrition programs on topics of public interest in the field of nutrition and health. She also provided healthy lifestyle and nutrition education to various populations in public health departments.
In the United States, she began pursuing her education in the field of dietetics by enrolling in Life University. Currently, Behnaz is a Registered Dietitian (RD) and is working as a Renal Dietitian.
She has joined the Shabeh Jomeh leadership team in Atlanta to encourage friendship and unity amongst the Iranian-American community. In her spare time, she enjoys traveling, dancing, hiking, and swimming.