Bob Vossoughi   President  Bobby Vossoughi encompasses passion in every aspect of his work. He serves each client in a very positive and unique way to approach fundraising by enhancing their current network of supporters. He also takes pride in making sure each fundraising event increases revenues while also assisting the client in maximizing their overall efficiencies. His goal is to infuse his clients with creativity and make fundraising a growth engine for their non-profits, providing them with a renewed sense of purpose and commitment.

Bob Vossoughi

President

Bobby Vossoughi encompasses passion in every aspect of his work. He serves each client in a very positive and unique way to approach fundraising by enhancing their current network of supporters. He also takes pride in making sure each fundraising event increases revenues while also assisting the client in maximizing their overall efficiencies. His goal is to infuse his clients with creativity and make fundraising a growth engine for their non-profits, providing them with a renewed sense of purpose and commitment.

Nancy Silver   Nancy Silver is the Vice President of Organizational Development for Phoenix based Classic Hotels & Resorts, a boutique hotel management company with properties in Arizona and California, including the newly branded Scott Resort & Spa, and Arizona Grand. With over 25 years in Human Resources, Nancy has spent her professional life inspiring people and organizations, creating optimal, visual and measurable results in service, leadership, relationships, wellness and teamwork. Nancy’s career highlights include opening the Hyatt Regency Scottsdale, 17 years with Destination Hotels as the Area HR Director for Royal Palms Resort and Spa, leading her own HR/service consulting company and transitioning the former Ritz Carlton Phoenix into the new Camby Hotel. Most noteworthy is Nancy’s personalized connection to culture creation, community, commitment to service excellence, talent search, training and organizational development.

Nancy Silver

Nancy Silver is the Vice President of Organizational Development for Phoenix based Classic Hotels & Resorts, a boutique hotel management company with properties in Arizona and California, including the newly branded Scott Resort & Spa, and Arizona Grand. With over 25 years in Human Resources, Nancy has spent her professional life inspiring people and organizations, creating optimal, visual and measurable results in service, leadership, relationships, wellness and teamwork. Nancy’s career highlights include opening the Hyatt Regency Scottsdale, 17 years with Destination Hotels as the Area HR Director for Royal Palms Resort and Spa, leading her own HR/service consulting company and transitioning the former Ritz Carlton Phoenix into the new Camby Hotel. Most noteworthy is Nancy’s personalized connection to culture creation, community, commitment to service excellence, talent search, training and organizational development.

Kristen Lee   Kristen Lee thrives on helping others reach their own “stars,” both in a professional and personal capacity. As a former Assistant U.S. Attorney, civil litigator, and now the Attorney Development Manager at Snell & Wilmer, Kristen helps her clients solve problems and achieve goals. Kristen enjoys bringing that same energy to charitable causes like the STAR Center. Kristen and her husband Brian have been supporters of Ellie and the STAR Center for years, and she is excited to be a part of the Starry Starry Night Committee for the third year. Their two boys, Justin and Scott, are the same ages as Ellie and her brother Lucca, and it means so much to watch them all grow up together and thrive with the support of this amazing community.

Kristen Lee

Kristen Lee thrives on helping others reach their own “stars,” both in a professional and personal capacity. As a former Assistant U.S. Attorney, civil litigator, and now the Attorney Development Manager at Snell & Wilmer, Kristen helps her clients solve problems and achieve goals. Kristen enjoys bringing that same energy to charitable causes like the STAR Center. Kristen and her husband Brian have been supporters of Ellie and the STAR Center for years, and she is excited to be a part of the Starry Starry Night Committee for the third year. Their two boys, Justin and Scott, are the same ages as Ellie and her brother Lucca, and it means so much to watch them all grow up together and thrive with the support of this amazing community.

 
Najla Kayyem   Ms. Kayyem is the Senior Vice President of Marketing for Pacific Retail Capital Partners (PRCP). In this role she oversees comprehensive branding, strategic communications, repositioning, public relations and marketing activities for PRCP’s expanding portfolio of properties.  Prior to PRCP, Kayyem was CEO for SICFIT, a national lifestyle fitness brand where she drove the strategic expansion of the SICFIT brand, which includes gyms, competitions, retail, media and virtual networking.

Najla Kayyem

Ms. Kayyem is the Senior Vice President of Marketing for Pacific Retail Capital Partners (PRCP). In this role she oversees comprehensive branding, strategic communications, repositioning, public relations and marketing activities for PRCP’s expanding portfolio of properties.

Prior to PRCP, Kayyem was CEO for SICFIT, a national lifestyle fitness brand where she drove the strategic expansion of the SICFIT brand, which includes gyms, competitions, retail, media and virtual networking.

David Reinfeld   Born and raised in Phoenix, Arizona, David is returning home as a full-time MBA Student at Arizona State University after spending several years working in Business Development, Sales, Marketing, and Operations at technology startup businesses in San Francisco, California. He met Bob Vossoughi through a mutual friend and was moved by both his personal story as well as what the STAR Institute is accomplishing. This is his second year working with us but is looking forward to many more to come.

David Reinfeld

Born and raised in Phoenix, Arizona, David is returning home as a full-time MBA Student at Arizona State University after spending several years working in Business Development, Sales, Marketing, and Operations at technology startup businesses in San Francisco, California. He met Bob Vossoughi through a mutual friend and was moved by both his personal story as well as what the STAR Institute is accomplishing. This is his second year working with us but is looking forward to many more to come.

Laura Lucky   While real estate is in her blood, her passion for helping others is truly what drives Laura Lucky’s success. Having earned her Arizona Real Estate License at just 18 years old, Laura knew at a young age that joining her parents, Matt and Lisa Lucky, in the family real estate business was not simply her path of choice, but somewhat of a calling. Shortly after obtaining her real estate license, Laura graduated from Arizona State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Marketing and International Business. Laura’s proficiency in marketing has become a hallmark of The Lucky Team and continues to help drive The Luckys to higher degrees of success. In 2015, Laura was singled out as the “Emerging Realtor of the Year” and has been recognized as a “Top 40 Under 40” for the last four years by the Scottsdale Area Association of Realtors. In her non-working hours she has a passion for helping animals, volunteers at Christ Church of the Valley, and much-loved yoga, hot barre or pilates class.

Laura Lucky

While real estate is in her blood, her passion for helping others is truly what drives Laura Lucky’s success. Having earned her Arizona Real Estate License at just 18 years old, Laura knew at a young age that joining her parents, Matt and Lisa Lucky, in the family real estate business was not simply her path of choice, but somewhat of a calling. Shortly after obtaining her real estate license, Laura graduated from Arizona State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Marketing and International Business. Laura’s proficiency in marketing has become a hallmark of The Lucky Team and continues to help drive The Luckys to higher degrees of success. In 2015, Laura was singled out as the “Emerging Realtor of the Year” and has been recognized as a “Top 40 Under 40” for the last four years by the Scottsdale Area Association of Realtors. In her non-working hours she has a passion for helping animals, volunteers at Christ Church of the Valley, and much-loved yoga, hot barre or pilates class.