MUSAWA's executive staff consists of 15 employees, both in the West Bank and Gaza:


Name Position Email
Adv. Ibrahim Barghouthi Legal and Technical Advisor
Ahlam Tarayra Internal Operations Manager
  Finance Officer  
Haitham Krunz Senior Accountant
Shadha Musallam Public Relations & Fundraising Officer
Yara Istanbouli Translation & Media Officer
Ruba Bakeer Monitoring & Evaluation Officer
Adv. Shurooq Abu-Qare' Legal Awareness & Training Officer
Adv. Aya Al-Dabbas Legal Monitoring Officer
Khalil Rantissi Human Resources & Procurement Officer
Zainab Samarah Receptionist & Executive Secretary
Majd Abed Messenger & Driver /
Adv. Mo'men Al-Hattab Legal Awareness & Training Officer
Adv. Rula Mousa Legal Monitoring Officer
Nadeen Al-Jaish Receptionist/ Administrative & Financial Assistant



MUSAWA's General Assembly (GA) is made up of 28 members in the West Bank and Gaza. MUSAWA's Board of Directors (BOD) consists of 9 members:


Name Position
Adv. Yasser Jaber BOD Chairman/ GA member
Adv. Fahd Shweiki BOD Vice Chairman/ GA member
Adv. Yousef Bakhatan BOD Secretary/ GA member
Adv. Faisal Jasser BOD Treasurer/ GA member
Mr. Samir Barghouthi BOD & GA member
Adv. Ghassan Massad BOD & GA member
Adv. Nidal Abu-Farha BOD & GA member
Adv. Rana Wassef BOD & GA member
Adv. Fayzah Al-Shaweesh BOD & GA member
Adv. Shireen Sharawi GA member
Ms. Lina Abdul-Hadi GA member
Mr. Abdul-Kareem Barghouthi GA member
Dr. Talib Awad GA member
Adv. Mohammad Khader GA member
Dr. Saeed Abu-Fara GA member
Adv. Lubna Abdul-Hadi GA member
Ms. Mais Qandeel GA member
Adv. Areej Sarandah GA member
Adv. Khalil Ghazawneh GA member
Adv. Fadi Jaber GA member
Adv. Ashjan Dauod GA member
 Dr. Mohammad Abu-Saadah GA member
Adv. Islah Hassania GA member
Ms. Zainab Al-Ghonaimy GA member
Ms. Amaal Syam GA member
Adviser and Former Judge Suleiman Al-Dahdouh GA member
Dr. Abdul-Kareem Shbir GA member
Adv. Sharhabeel Al-Zaeem GA member



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